Software Engineering: History

Authored by: David Alan Grier

Encyclopedia of Software Engineering

Print publication date:  November  2010
Online publication date:  November  2010

Print ISBN: 9781420059779
eBook ISBN: 9781351249270
Adobe ISBN:

10.1081/E-ESE-120044178

 Download Chapter

 

Abstract

Software engineering has its roots in the difficulties of developing large software systems but has grown into a field that specifies, designs, creates, deploys, and maintains software systems. In developing its methods, it has drawn heavily from other engineering fields, notably industrial engineering and quality control.

 Cite
Search for more...
Back to top

Use of cookies on this website

We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site. You can find out more in our Privacy Policy. By continuing to use the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.