On the Shoulders of Giants: A Tribute to Prof. Barry W. Boehm

CEO Dan Galorath, along with Jo Ann Lane and Ricardo Valerdi, look at Prof. Barry Boehm's life work in full of contributions to the software and systems engineering disciplines.

This post includes the paper written in 2011 to honor Barry Boehm and a video interview with Barry done by Ricardo Valerdi in Tucson in 2017.  And is released as Barry's birthday approaches.

The paper presents his work in the context of the giants on whose shoulders he stands as well as the people he has mentored to carry on his work. Learn more about Boehm's key contributions to the software and system development industries, as well as from the perspective of the enduring legacy he has established with his industry affiliates and students.

Happy birthday, Barry.

Watch the related video Software Cost Estimation: Interview with Prof. Barry Boehm.