Software History - Why is it important?Speaker: Kim W. Tracy – Terre Haute, IN, United States
Topic(s): Society and the Computing Profession
AbstractThis lecture covers why it is important for computing professionals to study software history, includes a number of specific examples, and details how software history can be studied as part of an academic computing program. Software history is important for students to learn in order to understand the current software base, where it's going, and design factors that went into its building. Additionally, computing professionals can benefit from seeing the trends of involving software and project and predict where it may go in the future.
About this LectureNumber of Slides: 40
Duration: 60 minutes
Languages Available: English
Request this Lecture
To request this particular lecture, please complete this online form.
Request a Tour
To request a tour with this speaker, please complete this online form.
All requests will be sent to ACM headquarters for review.