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Episode 520: John Ousterhout on A Philosophy of Software Design

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Episode 520: John Ousterhout on A Philosophy of Software Design

John Ousterhout, professor of computer science at Stanford University, joined SE Radio host Jeff Doolittle for a conversation about his book, A Philosophy of Software Design (Yaknyam Press). They discuss the history and ongoing challenges of software system design, especially the nature of complexity and the difficulties in handling it. The conversation also explores various […]

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Episode 518: Karl Wiegers on Software Engineering Lessons

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Episode 518: Karl Wiegers on Software Engineering Lessons

Karl Wiegers, Principal Consultant with Process Impact and author of 13 books, discusses specific practices based on his 50 years’ experience in the software industry that can help and affect many software projects. Host Gavin Henry spoke with Wiegers about common problems in software development, including technical debt; staff scaling; iron triangles; changes over the […]

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