Concurrent software development

  title={Concurrent software development},
  author={J. Blackburn and Gary D. Scudder and L. Wassenhove},
  journal={Commun. ACM},
  • J. Blackburn, Gary D. Scudder, L. Wassenhove
  • Published 2000
  • Computer Science
  • Commun. ACM
  • By necessity, software development has become a critical skill for many industrial firms. Software that captures the intellectual assets of the firm in its products and services increasingly defines the critical path in development and thus governs the firm’s speed-to-market. When embedded in hardware, such as with a television or an office copier, software can be a particularly strong determinant of development cycle time. What happens when software development exceeds its time targets and is… CONTINUE READING
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