Fred Brooks - Quotes

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Good judgment comes from experience and experience comes from bad judgment.

Good judgment comes from experience and experience comes from bad judgment.

How does a project get to be a year behind schedule? One day at a time. ---->>>

There is no single development, in either technology or management technique, which by itself promises even one order-of-magnitude improvement within a decade in productivity, in reliability, in simplicity.

There is no single development, in either technology or management technique, which by itself promises even one order-of-magnitude improvement within a decade in productivity, in reliability, in simplicity.

The fundamental problem with program maintenance is that fixing a defect has a substantial chance of introducing another. ---->>>

How does a project get to be a year late? One day at a time. ---->>>

Adding manpower to a late software project makes it later. ---->>>

Systematically identity top designers as early as possible. The best are often not the most experienced. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 04-19, 1931
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Occupation: Scientist
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Frederick Phillips "Fred" Brooks, Jr. (born April 19, 1931) is an American computer architect, software engineer, and computer scientist, best known for managing the development of IBM's System/360 family of computers and the OS/360 software support package, then later writing candidly about the process in his seminal book The Mythical Man-Month (wikipedia)