New Book: Beginning Software Engineering

[Book: Beginning Software Engineering]

A complete introduction to building robust and reliable software

Beginning Software Engineering demystifies the software engineering methodologies and techniques that professional developers use to design and build robust, efficient, and consistently reliable software. Free of jargon and assuming no previous programming, development, or management experience, this accessible guide explains important concepts and techniques that can be applied to any programming language. Each chapter ends with exercises that let you test your understanding and help you elaborate on the chapter’s main concepts. Everything you need to understand waterfall, Sashimi, agile, RAD, Scrum, Kanban, Extreme Programming, and many other development models is inside!

Beginning Software Engineering:

  • Describes in plain English what software engineering is
  • Explains the roles and responsibilities of team members working on a software engineering project
  • Outlines key phases that any software engineering effort must handle to produce applications that are powerful and dependable
  • Details the most popular software development methodologies and explains the different ways they handle critical development tasks
  • Incorporates exercises that expand upon each chapter’s main ideas
  • Includes an extensive glossary of software engineering terms

For more information, visit the book’s Wrox web page or send me an email.

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About RodStephens

Rod Stephens is a software consultant and author who has written more than 30 books and 250 magazine articles covering C#, Visual Basic, Visual Basic for Applications, Delphi, and Java.
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3 Responses to New Book: Beginning Software Engineering

  1. Nathan says:

    Make that congratulations, Rod Stephens! 😉

  2. Richard Moss says:

    Congratulations on the release – good luck with it 🙂

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