A Survey of Software Development Practices in the New Zealand Software Industry

@inproceedings{Groves2000ASO,
  title={A Survey of Software Development Practices in the New Zealand Software Industry},
  author={Lindsay Groves and Ray Nickson and Greg Reeve and Steve Reeves and Mark Utting},
  booktitle={Australian Software Engineering Conference},
  year={2000}
}
We report on the software development techniques used in the New Zealand software industry, paying particular attention to requirements gathering. We surveyed a selection of software companies with a general questionnaire and then conducted in-depth interviews with four companies. Our results show a wide variety in the kinds of companies undertaking software development, employing a wide range of software development techniques. Although our data are not sufficiently detailed to draw… CONTINUE READING