Accession Number : ADA324517

Title :   Best Training Practices Within the Software Engineering Industry.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Mead, Nancy ; Tobin, Lawrence ; Couturiaux, Suzanne

PDF Url : ADA324517

Report Date : NOV 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 62

Abstract : THIS REPORT PROVIDES THE RESULTS OF A BENCHMARKING STUDY TO IDENTIFY THE BEST TRAINING PRACTICES WITHIN THE SOFTWARE ENGINEERING COMMUNITY. WE SURVEYED 24 ORGANIZATIONS TO CREATE A BROAD PICTURE OF TRAINING AS IT CURRENTLY EXISTS IN INDUSTRY. WE THEN CHOSE THREE OF THESE ORGANIZATIONS FOR AN IN-DEPTH STUDY TO IDENTIFY THE BEST TRAINING PRACTICES AND ENABLERS TO THOSE PRACTICES. THIS REPORT SUMMARIZES THE RESULTS OF THE SURVEY AND THE IN-DEPTH STUDY, AND DISCUSSES ThE BEST PRACTICES AND ENABLERS THAT WERE IDENTIFIED.

Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, *OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS, *TRAINING MANAGEMENT, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, INDUSTRIES, SURVEYS, COMPUTER BENCHMARKING.

Subject Categories : Computer Systems Management and Standards

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE