Write Great Code, Volume 3: Engineering Software (No Starch Press)
Wednesday, 02 September 2020

This is the third volume of Randall Hyde's Write Great Code series, this one concentrating on software engineering. It offers in-depth coverage of everything from development methodologies and strategic productivity to object-oriented design requirements and system documentation. The book covers the skills, attitudes, and ethics of quality software development and how to apply engineering principles to programming. Hyde lays out the rules, and when to break them, along with insights into best practices.



Author: Randall Hyde
Publisher: No Starch Press
Date: August 2020
Pages: 376
ISBN: 978-1593279790
Print: 1593279795
Kindle: B07J4CST2Z
Audience: General developers
Level: Intermediate
Category: Methodology



  •  Why following the software craftsmanship model can lead you to do your best work
  • How to utilize traceability to enforce consistency within your documentation
  • The steps for creating your own UML requirements with use-case analysis
  • How to use the IEEE documentation standards to create better software

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