Software Maintenance Success Recipes

Book description

Software Maintenance Success Recipes identifies actionable formulas for success based on in-depth analysis of more than 200 real-world maintenance projects. It details the set of factors that are usually present when effective software maintenance teams do their work and instructs on the methods required to achieve success. Donald J. Reifer-an award winner for his contributions to the field of software engineering-provides step-by-step guidance on how to structure the job to complete all of the work related to the task.

Table of contents

  1. Front Cover (1/2)
  2. Front Cover (2/2)
  3. Contents (1/2)
  4. Contents (2/2)
  5. Foreword—Software Maintenance Success Recipes
  6. Preface (1/2)
  7. Preface (2/2)
  8. Acknowledgments
  9. Chapter 1: Maintenance Is Everybody’s Primary Business (1/3)
  10. Chapter 1: Maintenance Is Everybody’s Primary Business (2/3)
  11. Chapter 1: Maintenance Is Everybody’s Primary Business (3/3)
  12. Chapter 2: Software Mainte.nance Overview (1/4)
  13. Chapter 2: Software Mainte.nance Overview (2/4)
  14. Chapter 2: Software Mainte.nance Overview (3/4)
  15. Chapter 2: Software Mainte.nance Overview (4/4)
  16. Chapter 3: The Maintenance Pie—What Work Needs to Be Done (1/5)
  17. Chapter 3: The Maintenance Pie—What Work Needs to Be Done (2/5)
  18. Chapter 3: The Maintenance Pie—What Work Needs to Be Done (3/5)
  19. Chapter 3: The Maintenance Pie—What Work Needs to Be Done (4/5)
  20. Chapter 3: The Maintenance Pie—What Work Needs to Be Done (5/5)
  21. Chapter 4: Ten Success Recipes for Surviving the Maintenance Battles (1/4)
  22. Chapter 4: Ten Success Recipes for Surviving the Maintenance Battles (2/4)
  23. Chapter 4: Ten Success Recipes for Surviving the Maintenance Battles (3/4)
  24. Chapter 4: Ten Success Recipes for Surviving the Maintenance Battles (4/4)
  25. Chapter 5: Adequate Transition and Turnover Planning (1/4)
  26. Chapter 5: Adequate Transition and Turnover Planning (2/4)
  27. Chapter 5: Adequate Transition and Turnover Planning (3/4)
  28. Chapter 5: Adequate Transition and Turnover Planning (4/4)
  29. Chapter 6: Establishing a Solid Management Infrastructure (1/4)
  30. Chapter 6: Establishing a Solid Management Infrastructure (2/4)
  31. Chapter 6: Establishing a Solid Management Infrastructure (3/4)
  32. Chapter 6: Establishing a Solid Management Infrastructure (4/4)
  33. Chapter 7: Best-in-Class Facilities (1/4)
  34. Chapter 7: Best-in-Class Facilities (2/4)
  35. Chapter 7: Best-in-Class Facilities (3/4)
  36. Chapter 7: Best-in-Class Facilities (4/4)
  37. Chapter 8: Responsive User Support Structure (1/4)
  38. Chapter 8: Responsive User Support Structure (2/4)
  39. Chapter 8: Responsive User Support Structure (3/4)
  40. Chapter 8: Responsive User Support Structure (4/4)
  41. Chapter 9: A Focus on Regression Testing (1/4)
  42. Chapter 9: A Focus on Regression Testing (2/4)
  43. Chapter 9: A Focus on Regression Testing (3/4)
  44. Chapter 9: A Focus on Regression Testing (4/4)
  45. Chapter 10: Content-Based Annual Releases (1/4)
  46. Chapter 10: Content-Based Annual Releases (2/4)
  47. Chapter 10: Content-Based Annual Releases (3/4)
  48. Chapter 10: Content-Based Annual Releases (4/4)
  49. Chapter 11: Proper Resourcing (Staff and Equipment) (1/4)
  50. Chapter 11: Proper Resourcing (Staff and Equipment) (2/4)
  51. Chapter 11: Proper Resourcing (Staff and Equipment) (3/4)
  52. Chapter 11: Proper Resourcing (Staff and Equipment) (4/4)
  53. Chapter 12: Effective Measurement Data Utilization (1/4)
  54. Chapter 12: Effective Measurement Data Utilization (2/4)
  55. Chapter 12: Effective Measurement Data Utilization (3/4)
  56. Chapter 12: Effective Measurement Data Utilization (4/4)
  57. Chapter 13: Being Ready for the Next Major Upgrade (1/4)
  58. Chapter 13: Being Ready for the Next Major Upgrade (2/4)
  59. Chapter 13: Being Ready for the Next Major Upgrade (3/4)
  60. Chapter 13: Being Ready for the Next Major Upgrade (4/4)
  61. Chapter 14: Knowing When to Retire the System (1/3)
  62. Chapter 14: Knowing When to Retire the System (2/3)
  63. Chapter 14: Knowing When to Retire the System (3/3)
  64. Chapter 15: Future Shock—An Action Plan (1/3)
  65. Chapter 15: Future Shock—An Action Plan (2/3)
  66. Chapter 15: Future Shock—An Action Plan (3/3)
  67. Chapter 16: Winning the Battles for Prestige, Resources, and Recognition (1/3)
  68. Chapter 16: Winning the Battles for Prestige, Resources, and Recognition (2/3)
  69. Chapter 16: Winning the Battles for Prestige, Resources, and Recognition (3/3)
  70. Appendix A: Acronyms
  71. Appendix B: Glossary (1/5)
  72. Appendix B: Glossary (2/5)
  73. Appendix B: Glossary (3/5)
  74. Appendix B: Glossary (4/5)
  75. Appendix B: Glossary (5/5)
  76. Appendix C: Recommended Readings, References, and Resources (1/3)
  77. Appendix C: Recommended Readings, References, and Resources (2/3)
  78. Appendix C: Recommended Readings, References, and Resources (3/3)
  79. Back Cover

Product information

  • Title: Software Maintenance Success Recipes
  • Author(s): Donald J. Reifer
  • Release date: April 2016
  • Publisher(s): Auerbach Publications
  • ISBN: 9781466513129