Issue No.06 - November/December (2008 vol.25)
Christof Ebert , Vector Consulting Services
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2008.141
To mark IEEE Software's 25th anniversary, Software Technology column editor Christof Ebert presents a review and road map of major software technologies, starting with the magazine's inauguration, 1984. Learning from the many hypes and often long introduction cycles, he provides some timeless principles of technology evaluation and introduction.
software technology, technology maturation, trends, software history
Christof Ebert, "A Brief History of Software Technology", IEEE Software, vol.25, no. 6, pp. 22-25, November/December 2008, doi:10.1109/MS.2008.141