Software Architecture: Managing Design for Achieving Warfighter Capability

Report Number: NPS-AM-07-017

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Software Development

Report Series: Proceedings Paper

Authors: Brad Naegle

Title: Software Architecture: Managing Design for Achieving Warfighter Capability

Published: 2007-04-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: NPS Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.org/files/FY2007/NPS-AM-07-017.pdf

Keywords: Software Development Time, Software Architecture

Abstract:

Software engineers will typically spend 50% or more of the total software development time designing software architecture, and that architecture may provide up to 80% of a modern weapon system