The Software Development Book
by Mark Watson
The goal of this book is to encourage the reader to step back and reevaluate how they design and write software systems. Although the book is about Software Development, it is also about working in the IT field, dealing with competition from very low cost knowledge workers in countries with very low cost of livings, etc.
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by Helmut G. Katzgraber - arXiv
Writing complex computer programs to study scientific problems requires careful planning and an in-depth knowledge of programming languages and tools. In this text the importance of using the right tool for the right problem is emphasized.
The problems to solve in software engineering are so complex or large, that a single developer cannot solve them anymore. This book is an introduction to the art of software engineering. It is intended as a textbook for an undergraduate level course.
by Tim Berglund, Matthew McCullough - O'Reilly Media
The book provides an excellent start and orientation for the Gradle technology, both using Gradle as a build tool and as a complete solution for automating the compilation, test, and release process of simple and enterprise-level applications.
by Nigel - ivencia.com
In this high technology world of computing, we have forgotten the original promise of software technology -- to make our lives easier. This book is about how individuals can take the lead in realigning our development efforts to that promise.