Globalization by Chunking: A Quantitative Approach

  title={Globalization by Chunking: A Quantitative Approach},
  author={Audris Mockus and David M. Weiss},
  journal={IEEE Software},
0 7 4 0 7 4 5 9 / 0 1 / $ 1 0 . 0 0 © 2 0 0 1 I E E E In this article, we look for technical solutions to accommodate the business needs for distributed software development. In doing so, we investigate quantitative approaches to distributing work across geographic locations to minimize communication and synchronization needs. Our main premise is inspired by Melvin Conway’s work, which suggests that a software product’s structure reflects the organizational structure of the company that… CONTINUE READING
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