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Maximizing ROI on software development by Vijay Sikka

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Published by Auerbach Publications in Boca Raton .
Written in English


  • Computer software -- Development.,
  • Rate of return.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementVijay Sikka.
LC ClassificationsQA76.76.D47 S55 2005, QA76.76.D47 S55 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 253 p. :
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18221383M
ISBN 100849323126
LC Control Number2004052490

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