Showing posts with label software project management. Show all posts
Showing posts with label software project management. Show all posts

How software engineering is different from other types of engineering?

Software project management is an essential part of software engineering. However, good management won’t guarantee success, but bad management results in project failure. Software managers are responsible for planning and scheduling development.  They supervise the work to ensure that it is carried out to the required standards and monitor progress to check that the development is on time and within budget.

Software engineering is different from other types of engineering in a number of way which particularly makes software engineering difficult.

Explain the responsibilities or activities of software project manager?

It is impossible to write a standard job description for a software project manager. The job varies with organization and product being developed.  However, following are the responsibilities most software project managers have deal with.