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Tom de Marco on Software Engineering

It takes a great man to admit that he may have been wrong – Software Engineering: An Idea Whose Time Has Come and Gone?. Tom de Marco has always been one of my heroes – when I started working, my company (NIIT in India) had an arrangement with Yourdon Consulting for methodology, training and books. All of us at NIIT swore by “Structured Analysis and System Specification”.