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Reminder: DemoCamp3 in Toronto

From Joey deVilla, a reminder about DemoCamp3 in Toronto on Monday. (And from me, fatigue: Air Canada called at quarter after eleven last night to tell me t...
February 16, 2006

Entry-Level Requirements Engineering Revisited

Try googling for “open source” “requirements engineering” or “open source” “requirements management”. Lots of links, but nothing that leads to a mature (or ...
February 15, 2006

Data Lineage

The January 2005 issue of ACM Computing Surveys (vol. 37, no. 1, if you prefer) has good review by Rajendra Bose and James Frew titled “Lineage Retrieval for...
February 14, 2006

Lecture on Binary Data

The Software Carpentry lecture on binary data is now up on the web. The content of this one has been fairly stable for a while, but that just means that all...
February 14, 2006