The Rational Unified Process embodies the best practices of proven software development methods, and is an optimal match to the features of the UML. --Grady Booch, Ivar Jacobson, and James Rumbaugh This concise book offers a quick introduction to ...
introduction to the concepts, structure, content,and motivation of the Rational Unified Process. This revolutionary software development process provides a disciplined approach to assigning, managing, and completing tasks within a software development organization and is the first development process to exploit the full capabilities of the industry-standard Unified Modeling Language. The Rational Unified Process is unique in that it captures many of the proven best practices in modern software development and presents them in a form that can be tailored to a wide range of projects and organizations.
The Rational Unified Process will help software development teams produce, within a predictable schedule and a reasonable budget, the highest-quality software possible to meet the needs of end users. Throughout the book, the author shares his inside knowledge of the process, focusing his coverage on key aspects that are critical to mastering this proven approach to software development.
In this book you will discover: What the Rational Unified Process is--and what it is not The concepts used in the Rational Unified Process, as well as its structure The best practices that have been synthesized in this process How this process can provide the guidance you need for your specific project responsibilities