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Sommerville, Ian 1951-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 276 publications in 8 languages and 5,655 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Experimental films  Textbooks  Short films 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by Ian Sommerville
Software engineering by Ian Sommerville( Book )

64 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text has been fully revised to reflect the latest software engineering practice. It includes material on e-commerce, Java, UML, while a new chapter on Web engineering addresses formulating, analysing and testing Web-based applications
Requirements engineering : a good practice guide by Ian Sommerville( Book )

33 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and Italian and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Requirements engineering is the process of discovering, documenting and managing the requirements for a computer-based system. The goal of requirements engineering is to produce a set of system requirements which, as far as possible, is complete, consistent, relevant and reflects what the customer actually wants. Although this ideal is probably unattainable, the use of a systematic approach based on engineering principles leads to better requirements than the informal approach which is still commonly used." "This book presents a set of guidelines which reflect the best practice in requirements engineering. Based on the authors' experience in research and in software and systems development, these guidelines explain in an easy-to-understand way how you can improve your requirements engineering processes. The guidelines are applicable for any type of application and, in general, apply to both systems and software engineering."--Jacket
Software engineering--ESEC '93 : 4th European Software Engineering Conference, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, September 13-17, 1993 : proceedings by Ian Sommerville( Book )

18 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume contains the proceedings of the fourth European Software Engineering Conference. It contains 6 invited papers and 27 contributed papers selected from more than 135 submissions. The volume has a mixtureof themes. Some, such as software engineering and computer supported collaborative work, are forward-looking and anticipate future developments; others, such as systems engineering, are more concerned with reports of practical industrial applications. Some topics, such as software reuse, reflect the fact that some of the concerns first raised in 1969 when software engineering was born remain unsolved problems. The contributed papers are organized under the following headings: requirements specification, environments, systems engineering, distributed software engineering, real-time systems, software engineering and computer supported collaborative work, software reuse, software process, and formal aspects of software engineering."--PUBLISHER'S WEBSITE
Software development with Ada by Ian Sommerville( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and Italian and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brion Gysin let the mice in by Brion Gysin( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le génie logiciel et ses applications by Ian Sommerville( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information unlimited : the applications and implications of information technology by Ian Sommerville( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Génie logiciel by Ian Sommerville( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in French and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Towers open fire and other films( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William S. Burroughs and Brion Gysin met Ian Sommerville and Antony Balch during their Beat Hotel days in Paris in 1958-59 when Burroughs' Naked lunch was published. These films convey the consciousness of that period in the visual language of four of the artists that defined it. Balch attempts to reinterpret Burrough's writing as cinema
Ruan ti gong cheng by Suo mo wei le( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Software engineering by Richard H Thayer( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside the Dragon by Duncan Smeed( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ruan ti gong cheng : ruan ti kai fa ji shu yu ruan ti zhuan an guan li by Suo mo wei le( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Software engineering 7.5 by Ian Sommerville( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yōkyū teigi kōgaku purakutisu gaido( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trust in technology : a socio-technical perspective by Karen Clarke( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This book encapsulates some work done in the DIRC project concerned with trust and responsibility in socio-technical systems. It brings together a range of disciplinary approaches - computer science, sociology and software engineering - to produce a socio-technical systems perspective on the issues surrounding trust in technology in complex settings. Computer systems can only bring about their purported benefits if functionality, users and usability are central to their design and deployment. Thus, technology can only be trusted in situ and in everyday use if these issues have been brought to bear on the process of technology design, implementation and use. The studies detailed in this book analyse the ways in which trust in technology is achieved and/or worked around in everyday situations in a range of settings - including hospitals, a steelworks, a public enquiry, the financial services sector and air traffic control. Whilst many of the authors here may already be known for their ethnographic work, this book moves on from accounts of 'field studies' to show how the DIRC project has utilised the data from these studies in an interdisciplinary fashion, involving computer scientists, software engineers and psychologists, as well as sociologists. Chapters draw on the empirical studies but are organised around analytical themes related to trust which are at the heart of the authors' socio-technical approach which shows the nuanced ways in which technology is used, ignored, refined and so on in everyday settings
 
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Software engineering
Alternative Names
Ian Sommerville britischer Informatiker

Ian Sommerville Brits informaticus

Ian Sommerville informaticien britannique

Ian Sommerville informático teórico del Reino Unido

Sommerville 1951-

Sommerville, I. 1951-

Sommerville, I. (Ian)

Sommerville, I. (Ian), 1951-

Sommerville, Ian

إيان سومرفيل

サマービル, イアン

ゾンマヴィル, I.

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Requirements engineering : a good practice guideSoftware engineering--ESEC '93 : 4th European Software Engineering Conference, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, September 13-17, 1993 : proceedingsSoftware engineeringSoftware engineering 7.5Trust in technology : a socio-technical perspective