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  1. says:

    'Software engineering' tries hard to be a 'real science' In the last four decades some claims have gained general acceptance 10x developers exist and defects become costly to fix the later they're discovered The

  2. says:

    This is a confusing and ultimately uite frustrating book The basic premise is good the software development field is full of received wisdom that has mutated over time from simple reasonable hypotheses to being

  3. says:

    This book debunks many myths in software engineers it's a great read and challenges what we know about our industry I recommended this to a friend of back and he said Nobody should write anything about software engineering without

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    This is one of those books that should have been a blog post or few The author argues some “established facts” in software engineering and the papers that spawned them I’ll list them below The cone of uncertainty Uber programmers are 10

  5. says:

    Are you in IT? If so you must read this book There're a plenty of fallacies circulating which are based on unverified statements This book busts

  6. says:

    Well researched debunking of some of the most stubborn myths in software engineering combined with a thorough case for critical thinking in software engineering For some reason I was constantly reminded of Facts and Fallacies of Software Engineering as one of the possible offenders I should probably reread thatIf I have to pick a negative point with this book it's the uality of writing which is easily overcome by the ua

  7. says:

    A brilliant book While the presentation could use some touching up the contents are well worth the modest Leanpub price This should be mandatory reading to anyone who has even a passing interest in software develop

  8. says:

    TL;DR Bassavit demonstrates that several widely cited claims about software engineering are not really rooted in convincing empirical evidenceI'm impressed by the research and the clarity of thought He uite successfully takes down th

  9. says:

    pretty much what I got from this is that you can't trust a lot of meme rules of thumb in software engineering the science sucks and is not a good fit for our industry our work is too complex and hard to measure the examples give some ideas about how you can debunk a lot of software engineering research and cal

  10. says:

    If you've ever felt like there is something fundamentally wrong with the way software is developed in a projectenterprise environment then this book is for you The author shows you how a few cornerstones of the software engineerings discipline are fundamentally flawed It's a pretty uick read and I enjoyed it

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Read õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Î Laurent Bossavit

Ts of this telephone game are generally considered cornerstone truths of the discipline to the point that their acceptance now seems to hinder further progressIn this short ebook we will take a look at some of those ground truths the claimed 10x variation in productivity between developers; the software crisis; the cost of change curve; the cone of unce. Are you in IT If so you must read this book There re a plenty of fallacies circulating which are based on unverified statements This book busts most popular but which is important it teaches an industry newcomer or even a seasoned professional to doubt bold sayings and ask right uestions to figure out what forms the foundation of those sayings

Free read The Leprechauns of Software Engineering

The Leprechauns of Software Engineering

The software profession has a problem widely recognized but which nobody seems willing to do anything about You can think of this problem as a variant of the well known telephone game where some trivial rumor is repeated from one person to the next until it has become distorted beyond recognition and blown up out of all proportionUnfortunately the objec. This book debunks many myths in software engineers it s a great read and challenges what we know about our industry I recommended this to a friend of back and he said Nobody should write anything about software engineering without reading this bookI read this book in 2013 and really liked it I can t talk about the updates since 2013

Read õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Î Laurent Bossavit

Rtainty; and We'll hone our scholarship skills by looking up the original source for these ideas and taking a deep dive in the history of their development We'll assess the real weight of the evidence behind these ideasAnd we'll confront the scary prospect of moving the state of the art forward in a discipline that has had the ground kicked from under i. A brilliant book While the presentation could use some touching up the contents are well worth the modest Leanpub price This should be mandatory reading to anyone who has even a passing interest in software development methods