From the Back Cover
presents a broad perspective on the field, concentrating on widely used techniques for developing large-scale systems. The 9th edition updates readers with the latest developments in the field while remaining the most current Software Engineering text in the market with quality, trusted coverage and practical case studies.
This text is structured into 4 parts: Introduction to Software Engineering; Dependability and Security; Advanced Software Engineering; Software Engineering Management.
An up-to-date reference for software engineers.
About the Author
is a full Professor of Software Engineering at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, where he teaches courses in advanced software engineering and critical systems engineering. His research interest lies in complex, dependable systems.
Ian Somerville is the recipient of the 2011 ACM SIGSOFT Influential Educator Award. This honor is in recognition of the tremendous and positive influence that his Software Engineering
textbook and companion educational aids have had on undergraduate software-engineering education, as well as his textbooks on Requirements Engineering, and achievements in establishing the SICSA Graduate Academy.