Engineering Software Products: An Introduction to Modern Software Engineering

Engineering Software Products: An Introduction to Modern Software Engineering, 1st edition

  • Ian Sommerville

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Overview

Engineering Software Products takes a unique approach to teaching software engineering by focusing on familiar software products and apps, rather than project-based techniques. It covers personas and scenarios, cloud-based software, microservices, security and privacy, and DevOps.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2020

ISBN-13: 9780137524846

Table of contents

1. Software Products
1.1 The product vision
1.2 Software product management
1.3 Product prototyping
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2. Agile Software Engineering
2.1 Agile methods
2.2 Extreme programming
2.3 Scrum
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3. Features, Scenarios and Stories
3.1 Personas
3.2 Scenarios
3.3 User stories
3.4 Feature identification
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4. Software Architecture
4.1 Why is architecture important?
4.2 Architectural design
4.3 System decomposition
4.4 Distribution architecture
4.5 Technology issues
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5. Cloud-based Software
5.1 Virtualisation and containers
5.2 Everything as a service
5.3 Software as a service
5.4 Multitenant and multi-instance systems
5.5 Cloud software architecture
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6. Microservices Architecture
6.1 Microservices
6.2 Microservices architecture
6.3 RESTful services
6.4 Microservice deployment
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7. Security and Privacy
7.1 Attacks and defences
7.2 Authentication
7.3 Authorization
7.4 Encryption
7.5 Privacy
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8. Reliable Programming
8.1 Fault avoidance
8.2 Input validation
8.3 Failure management
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9. Testing
9.1 Functional testing
9.2 Test automation
9.3 Test-driven development
9.4 Security testing
9.5 Code reviews
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10. DevOps and Code Management
10.1 Source code management
10.2 DevOps automation
10.3 DevOps measurement
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