TAILIEUCHUNG - Lecture Software engineering - Chapter 1: Software and software engineering

Chapter 1 - Software and software engineering. This chapter presents the following content: Software is designed and built by software engineers; software is used by virtually everyone in society; software engineers have a moral obligation to build reliable software that does no harm to other people; software engineers view "software" as being made up of the programs, documents, and data. | Chapter 1 Software & Software Engineering Slide Set to accompany Software Engineering: A Practitioner’s Approach, 7/e by Roger S. Pressman Slides copyright © 1996, 2001, 2005, 2009 by Roger S. Pressman For non-profit educational use only May be reproduced ONLY for student use at the university level when used in conjunction with Software Engineering: A Practitioner's Approach, 7/e. Any other reproduction or use is prohibited without the express written permission of the author. All copyright information MUST appear if these slides are posted on a website for student use. What is Software? Software is: (1) instructions (computer programs) that when executed provide desired features, function, and performance; (2) data structures that enable the programs to adequately manipulate information and (3) documentation that describes the operation and use of the programs. What is Software? Software is developed or engineered, it is not manufactured in the classical sense. Software .