Higher Order Software—A Methodology for Defining Software

@article{Hamilton1976HigherOS,
  title={Higher Order Software\&\#8212;A Methodology for Defining Software},
  author={M. Hamilton and S. Zeldin},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering},
  year={1976},
  volume={SE-2},
  pages={9-32}
}
The key to software reliability is to design, develop, and manage software with a formalized methodology which can be used by computer scientists and applications engineers to describe and communicate interfaces between systems. These interfaces include: software to software; software to other systems; software to management; as well as discipline to discipline within the complete software development process. The formal methodology of Higher Order Software (HOS), specifically aimed toward… Expand
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