Accession Number : ADA226658


Title :   Prototype Development and Redesign: A Case Study


Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,


Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA


Personal Author(s) : Powell, Joyce L


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a226658.pdf


Report Date : Mar 1990


Pagination or Media Count : 181


Abstract : This thesis attempts to document the events, environment, decisions, and personnel involved in the development, implementation and life cycle management of a computer software application. The computer application is developed using a prototyping methodology and a third generation software language for a Department of the Navy Headquarters Command. The data are presented in a case study format and are analyzed in accordance with software life cycle development principles and change management principles. The case methodology was considered the most applicable tool to showcase the complexity of decisions and processes of computer systems management. The case software development principles throughout the life cycle management of a computer application. (Author) (KR)


Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING , *CASE STUDIES , *PROTOTYPES , MANAGEMENT , COMPUTERS , NAVY , SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT , FORMATS , LANGUAGE , COMPUTER APPLICATIONS , LIFE CYCLES , DECISION MAKING , METHODOLOGY , COMPUTER PROGRAMS , THESES


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE