Toxic concepts in systems analysis and design:the systems development lifecycle

Ralph, P (2010) Toxic concepts in systems analysis and design:the systems development lifecycle. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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Abstract

This position paper argues that the the Systems Development Lifecycle is a Toxic Concept, i.e., an idea that is both false and harmful. SDLC is defined and its criticisms are summarized. A process theory, the SCI Framework, is suggested as an alternative.

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47395
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Deposited On:
11 Jul 2011 20:16
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Yes
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Published
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05 Jul 2020 00:40