Date of Award


Degree Type

Master's Essay - Restricted

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)


Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science


Software engineering is a widely used discipline in industry today. Its primary goal is to improve the quality of software products [6] and to ensure product integrity. Tools have been developed to ensure the quality of software. Poor management, ineffective communication, and poor organization of personnel [l] are common factors that have led to software failures. These problems affect the quality of a job, the success of the software, and the satisfaction of software engineers involved. This paper discusses the following: improvement in management, team to team communication, and personnel organization.