Issue No. 06 - November/December (2008 vol. 25)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2008.141
Christof Ebert , Vector Consulting Services
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
C. Ebert, "A Brief History of Software Technology," in IEEE Software, vol. 25, no. , pp. 22-25, 2008.