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Issue No.03 - March (2008 vol.41)
pp: 32-38
Barry Boehm , University of Southern California
ABSTRACT
In the 21st century, software engineers face the often formidable challenges of simultaneously dealing with rapid change, uncertainty and emergence, dependability, diversity, and interdependence, but they also have opportunities to make significant contributions that will make a difference for the better.
INDEX TERMS
software engineering, high-dependability computing
CITATION
Barry Boehm, "Making a Difference in the Software Century", Computer, vol.41, no. 3, pp. 32-38, March 2008, doi:10.1109/MC.2008.91
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