Accession Number : ADA305400

Title :   State of the Practice Report: Problems in the Practice of Performance Engineering.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INST

Personal Author(s) : Klein, Mark H.

PDF Url : ADA305400

Report Date : FEB 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : All systems have performance requirements, sometimes dominant and explicit, and other times subordinate and implicit. Despite the pervasiveness and importance of performance requirements, performance problems persist. To help us understand why, we sponsored a workshop in performance engineering and conducted some structured interviews with software contractors. This report summarizes our observations.

Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, *CONTRACTORS, *INTERVIEWING, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, REQUIREMENTS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING).

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE