Glitch: The Hidden Impact of Faulty Software by Jeff Papows

By Jeff Papows

Don’t enable software program mess ups damage Your Business

The starting to be impression of software program mess ups on manufacturers, buyers, and company performance
the right way to govern software program extra successfully, organize for system faults, and mitigate their impact
via Jeff Papows, Ph.D., one of many world’s such a lot skilled software program executives

Your software program platforms are the guts of your business–and they're weak. In Glitch, chief Jeff Papows, Ph.D., outlines the 3 converging forces which are resulting in the proliferation of system defects. Papows explains why and the way those system faults are affecting companies, govt organisations, and shoppers and offers concepts as to what we will do approximately them.

Written for senior selection makers, Papows explains why the hazards of software program failure are starting to be worse, now not better–and indicates how software program system faults can ruin either your profitability and your popularity. He additionally introduces confirmed governance suggestions which could assist you systematically locate and fasten weaknesses within the manner you construct, purchase, and deal with software.

Don’t fall sufferer to the subsequent company software program catastrophe. learn Glitch–and know about the cultural, technical, and enterprise concerns in the back of software program system faults, so that you can proactively hinder them.

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