Great read and very valuable information. Also check out "The Public Execution of Miss Scarlet" - a book by the same author. --Jim Crear, IT Manager, IRobot
Compelling, practical and truthfully scary --Pauline Nist, VP Engineering, Penguin Computing
A must for anyone involved in developing software and managing projects --Ellen Hancock, Former CTO of Apple Computer
About the Author
Mr. James (Jim) H. Johnson is the founder and chairman of The Standish Group. He has been professionally involved in the computer industry for over 30 years and has a long list of published papers, articles and speeches. He has a combination of technical, marketing, and research achievements focused on mission-critical applications and technology. He is best known for his research on transactional middleware, as well as project and system failures. Jim is a pioneer of modern research techniques and continues to advance in the research industry through virtual focus groups and case-based analytical technology.