Executive Update

Methodology Object Management and Quality Assurance

Posted September 30, 2006 in Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence

INTRODUCTION

In a 2004 Cutter IT Journal article, Methodology Object Management (MOM) was introduced to fit an entire range of software development processes -- from the "heavy" traditional waterfall approach to "light" agile development methods [2]. MOM's basic tenets were developed for IT organizations that have multiple development cultures but aspire to manage the overall development structure consistently -- regardless of the software technique used in the various business lines.

About The Author
Charles Butler
Charles W. Butler is a Professor in the Department of Computer Information Systems at Colorado State University. He teaches and conducts research in IT and collaborates with IT managers in developing improved IT management strategies and processes, software development methodologies, and metrics and QA for traditional and object software. For 15 years, Dr. Butler served as Chief Software Scientist for McCabe & Associates and completed… Read More
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