By Andrew Stellman, Jennifer Greene
"If you're searching for sturdy, easy-to-follow recommendation on estimation, standards amassing, coping with switch, and extra, you could cease now: this can be the booklet for you." --Scott Berkun, writer of The artwork of undertaking Management
What makes software program tasks be successful? It takes greater than a good suggestion and a workforce of gifted programmers. A venture supervisor must know the way to steer the staff throughout the complete software program undertaking. There are universal pitfalls that plague all software program initiatives and rookie errors which are made repeatedly--sometimes via a similar humans! warding off those pitfalls isn't really tough, however it isn't really inevitably intuitive. fortunately, there are attempted and precise options that could aid any venture supervisor.
In Applied software program undertaking Management, Andrew Stellman and Jennifer Greene offer you instruments, ideas, and practices so you might use by yourself initiatives right now. This booklet offers you with the data you want to diagnose your team's state of affairs and offers useful suggestion that will help you in attaining your objective of establishing larger software program.
themes comprise: * making plans a software program undertaking
* aiding a staff estimate its workload
* construction a time table
* amassing software program standards and growing use instances
* enhancing programming with refactoring, unit trying out, and model regulate
* coping with an outsourced venture
* checking out software
Jennifer Greene and Andrew Stellman were construction software program jointly given that 1998. Andrew comes from a programming history and has controlled groups of necessities analysts, designers, and builders. Jennifer has a trying out historical past and has controlled groups of architects, builders, and testers. She has led a number of large-scale outsourced tasks. among the 2 of them, they've got controlled each point of software program improvement. they've got labored in quite a lot of industries, together with finance, telecommunications, media, nonprofit, leisure, natural-language processing, technological know-how, and academia. for additional info approximately them and this e-book, stopover at http://www.stellman-greene.com.
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The nine knowledge areas of project management (as per the PMI’s PMBOK Guide) are: ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ Project Integration Management. Project Scope Management. Project Time Management. Project Cost Management. Project Quality Management. Project Human Resource Management. Project Communication Management. Project Risk Management. Project Procurement Management. 1 Project Integration Management. This knowledge area is the heart of project management. You must understand what it is and why it is important.
Project Scope Management. Project Time Management. Project Cost Management. Project Quality Management. Project Human Resource Management. Project Communication Management. Project Risk Management. Project Procurement Management. 1 Project Integration Management. This knowledge area is the heart of project management. You must understand what it is and why it is important. QXD 1 ◆ 27/2/07 14:10 Page 8 Introduction 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 the skills, tools and techniques required to integrate all the components of the project so as to be able to deliver the end product.
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