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Software Engineering Best Practices: Lessons from Successful Projects in the Top Companies Book Review

This is one of those books that should be read by every person with a relationship to IT. Testers, CIOs, CFOs, developers, architects, project managers, and agilists will benefit from this book. I highly recommend reading it. You will come out the back end of it with a complete new perspective on Software Engineering.

.NET Architecture and Development Book Recommendations for 2012

Another year has gone by. Happy New Year everyone. It is time to update my book recommendation blog. There have been a ton of books come out this year both good and bad.


SATURN Conference 2011 Presentations are Available

The SATURN Conference 2011 presentations are available for download.

CMMI for Development: Guidelines for Process Integration and Product Improvement Book Review

CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration) models are the product of the industry’s best coming together to build a collection of best practices that help organizations to improve their processes.


Documenting Software Architectures: Views and Beyond (2nd Edition) Book Review

This book is the bible of documenting software architectures. It is a mandatory read for all software architects.

Just Enough Software Architecture: A Risk-Driven Approach Book Review

All in all anyone interested in Software Architecture would benefit from reading this book. It contains a ton of great information from all the best resources on software architecture and does a great job of putting them into context.

Applied Software Product Line Engineering Book Review

The authors of this book represent an all-star lineup of the best of the best in the Software Product Line Engineering (SPLE) field. They do a great job of providing a snapshot of the current SPLE best practices in the industry today....


New Webinar Series on Software Product Lines has started

The first in a series of 3 Webinars on Software Product Lines is available to watch on line.

.NET Security and Hacking Tool Belt - Tools, Books, Videos, and Sites

There are a ton of tools and books out on security and hacking. I have listed some of the tools, books, videos, and sites I keep in my security tool belt....

Architecting Software Intensive Systems: A Practitioners Guide Book Review

This book does an excellent job of introducing the reader to the soft skills needed to succeed as a software architect.....


SEI Architecture Expert (ArchE) tool Version 3.0 is Available

The SEI Architecture Expert (ArchE) tool is a design assistant that helps architects explore architectural designs driven by quality attributes. ArchE shows the architect proposals for improving the current architecture and allows the architect to decide on the best alternative. ....

The Personal Software Process (PSP) Body of Knowledge Version 1.0

Get the Personal Software Process (PSP) Body of Knowledge Version 1.0.


Software Architecture for Software-Intensive Systems: New Architecture Web Site Coming December 15

Software Architecture for Software-Intensive Systems: New Architecture Web Site Coming December 15

Documenting Software Architectures: 4+1, Views and Beyond, Viewpoints and Perspectives, and Book Links

Links to info on The 4+1 View Model of Software Architecture, Views and Beyond, Viewpoints and Perspectives, and Books.

Software Architecture Links: ABC, QAWs, ADD, ATAM, CBAM, ARID, and Books

Links to info on The Architecture Business Cycle, Software Architecture Life-Cycle Integration, Quality Attribute Workshops, Attribute-Driven Design (ADD), Architecture Tradeoff Analysis Method (ATAM), Cost-Benefit Analysis Method (CBAM), and ARID

Video Podcasts Describe CERT’s Secure Coding Initiative

Three new Video Podcasts describing CERT’s Secure Coding Initiative are available from CERT.

COTS and Reusable Software Management Planning: A Template for Life-Cycle Management

SEI has released COTS and Reusable Software Management Planning: A Template for Life-Cycle Management.

Evaluating a Service-Oriented Architecture

SEI has released a new paper "Evaluating a Service-Oriented Architecture". It is an excellent read.

Architecture and the Quality Attributes Modifiability and Extensibility

Modifiability and Extensibility are two of the most important Quality Attributes, yet they are often overlooked. SEI has compiled a new paper on Modifiability tactics that is definitely worth checking out.