Accession Number : ADA182309

Title :   The Software Crisis and a Senior Leaders Awareness Course.

Descriptive Note : Student rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s) : Taylor,David A

PDF Url : ADA182309

Report Date : Apr 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 52

Abstract : Project Bold Stroke is a HQ USAF program to combat problems in Air Force software management. A specific Bold Stroke requirement given to Air University is to develop a short course for general officers and senior ranking civilians. This paper attempts to address that requirement by reviewing the documented problems in software development and conclude with a list of recommended course topics and readings. A by-product of the research is a survey of the software crisis facing the DOD. Keywords: theses.

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAM DOCUMENTATION, *COURSES(EDUCATION), AIR FORCE, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, MANAGEMENT, GENERAL OFFICERS, THESES, AIR FORCE TRAINING, PROBLEM SOLVING

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE