CASE productivity perceptions of software engineering professionals

Ronald J. Norman, Jay F Nunamaker

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Computer-aided software engineering (CASE) is moving into the problem-solving domain of the systems analyst. The authors undertook a study to investigate the various functional and behavioral aspects of CASE and determine the impact it has over manual methods of software engineering productivity. They describe their research methodology and present their results. The latter form the basis for several recommendations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1102-1108
Number of pages7
JournalCommunications of the ACM
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1989


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computational Theory and Mathematics
  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Software
  • Theoretical Computer Science

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