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Project Management Links

  • DoD Software Program Managers' Network
  • ISO/IEC 12207 - Software Life Cycle Processes
  • ISO 12207 and Related Software Life Cycle Standards
  • NASA Goddard: Risk Management Report
  • Project Management Institute
  • SEI: Software Project Management publications
  • Software Productivity Research
  • Practical Software Measurement
  • Quantitative Software Measurement
  • RSPA Project Planning and Management
  • STSC: CrossTalk Journal
  • STSC: Guidelines for Successful Acquisition and Management of Software Intensive Systems
  • STSC: Project Management Technology Report
  • STSC: Process Tailoring for Software Project Plans
  • Project Management References
  • WWW PM Forum - Project management resources.
  • Earned Value Website - C/SCSC and cost management.
  • Project Manager's Reference- Products, services and other project management resources.


    Project Management Books

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    Rapid Development : Taming Wild Software Schedules - Steve C McConnell; Paperback Software Project Survival Guide - Steve C McConnell; Paperback Software Engineering Project Management - Richard H. Thayer (Editor), Winston Royce, Edward Yourdon
    Principles of Software Engineering Management - Tom Gilb; Paperback Decline & Fall of the American Programmer, by Ed Yordon Microsoft Secrets: How the World's Most Powerful Software Company Creates Technology, Shapes Markets, and Manages People, by Richard W. Selby and Michael A. Cusumano
    Effective Project Management, 2nd Edition, by Robert K. Wysocki Managing the Software Process, by Watts S. Humphrey Software Project Management : A Unified Framework, by Walker Royce
    Software Engineering Economics - Barry Boehm Software Cost Estimation with Cocomo II (with CD-ROM) by Bradford K. Clark Controlling Software Projects: Management, Measurement and Estimates, by Tom Demarco, Barry W. Boehm
    Assessment and Control of Software Risks by Capers Jones, T. Capers Jones Managing Risk: Methods for Software Systems Development (SEI Series in Software Engineering) by Elaine M. Hall Ph.D. Software Engineering Risk Management by Dale Walter Karolak, N. Karolak
    Practical Software Metrics for Project Management and Process Improvement, by Robert B. Grady Software Management, by Don Reifer AntiPatterns: Refactoring Software, Architectures, and Projects in Crisis by William J. Brown, Raphael C. Malveau, William H. Brown, Hays W., III McCormick, Thomas J. Mowbray
    Peopleware : Productive Projects and Teams, 2nd Ed., by Tom Demarco, Timothy Lister The Project Manager's Desk Reference : A Comprehensive Guide to Project Planning, Scheduling, Evaluation, and Systems, by James P. Lewis Death March: The Complete Software Developer's Guide to Surviving 'Mission Impossible' Projects, by Edward Yourdon

    Project Management Tools

  • Microsoft Project
  • Welcom Software Technology - Open Plan (project scheduling) and Cobra (cost management)
  • Primavera - Project Planner P3.
  • On Track Engineering - CostTrack (integrated cost/project management)

    Project Management Periodicals

    PM Network - Monthly professional magazine of the Project Management Institute: tools, techniques, and practices; software reviews, case studies, lessons learned; practical advice. International Journal of Project Management - Focuses on the advancement of project management techniques and methodologies. Project Manager Today - Project management techniques, tools, and methodologies.
    Engineering News Record - Articles on project management, advertisers from the project management products and services community.

    Project Management Associations

  • Project Management Institute - Large listing of products and services, links to software, consultants and trainers.
  • American Association of Cost Engineers - Association of project managers, estimators and other costing professionals.
  • Global Project Management Forum - International forums, global standards, and certification.
  • Project Management Consulting and Training Services

  • - Practical, low cost training, assessment and consulting services