Although software development is one of the most complex activities
carried out by man, sound development processes and proper project
management can help ensure your software projects are delivered on
time and under budget. Providing the know-how to manage software
projects effectively, Introduction to Software Project Management
supplies an accessible introduction to software project management.
The book begins with an overview of the fundamental techniques of
project management and the technical aspects of software
development. This section supplies the understanding of the
techniques required to mitigate uncertainty in projects and better
control the complexity of software development projects. The second
part illustrates the technical activities of software development
in a coherent process-describing how to customize this process to
fit a wide range of software development scenarios.Examines project
management frameworks and software development standards, including
ESA and NASA guidelines, PRINCE2(R), and PMBOK(R) Addresses open
source development practices and tools so readers can adopt best
practices and get started with tools that are available for free
Explains how to tailor the development process to different kinds
of products and formalities, including the development of web
applications Includes access to additional material for both
practitioners and teachers at www.spmbook.com Supplying an analysis
of existing development and management frameworks, the book
describes how to set up an open-source tool infrastructure to
manage projects. Since practitioners must be able to mix
traditional and agile techniques effectively, the book covers both
and explains how to use traditional techniques for planning and
developing software components alongside agile methodologies. It
does so in a manner that will help you to foster freedom and
creativity in assembling the processes that will best serve your
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