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Ashwath Akirekadu

Joined: Sep 18, 2006
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In his book Mythical Man Months, Frederick Brooks talks about evolution of a computer program into a programming systems product.

In the present world, what are good examples for a programming product, a programming system and a programming systems product?

I can think of an API as a programming product, but I am confused about the other two categories.

(Also, do you guys know of a better forum to discuss software engineering?)

I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Program-Product-System
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