Matthew R. Kennedy is a Professor of Software Engineering at Defense Acquisition University (DAU). Previously he was the Associate Director of Engineering at the National Cancer Institute’s Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology (CBIIT). He served in the U.S. Air Force as a network intelligence analyst and has more than 13 years of experience in Information Technology. He has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Computer Science and a PhD in Computer Science and Software Engineering.
There is an overwhelming amount of open source software (OSS) available today that can be used throughout the software development life cycle. Nowadays, it is generally not a matter of whether one should use OSS, but rather, where one should… Read More
Delivering a Software Intensive System (SIS) that is on time, within budget and with the required functionality with traditional systems processes has been problematic (Hagan 2011). This problem will only increase as the complexity of SISs within the Department of… Read More