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Essential Tools: Version Control Systems
November/December 2009 (vol. 11 no. 6)
pp. 84-91

Did you ever wish you'd made a backup copy of a file before changing it? Or before applying a collaborator's modifications? Version control systems make this easier, and do a lot more.

Index Terms:
version control systems, workflow management, project management, project collaboration
Citation:
Konrad Hinsen, Konstantin Läufer, George K. Thiruvathukal, "Essential Tools: Version Control Systems," Computing in Science and Engineering, vol. 11, no. 6, pp. 84-91, Nov.-Dec. 2009, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2009.194
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