Code Complete

La description

Widely considered one of the best practical guides to programming, Steve McConnell's original CODE COMPLETE has been helping developers write better software for more than a decade. Now this classic book has been fully updated and revised with leading-edge practices-and hundreds of new code samples-illustrating the art and science of software construction. Capturing the body of knowledge available from research, academia, and everyday commercial practice, McConnell synthesizes the most effective techniques and must-know principles into clear, pragmatic guidance. No matter what your experience level, development environment, or project size, this book will inform and stimulate your thinking-and help you build the highest quality code. Discover the timeless techniques and strategies that help you: Design for minimum complexity and maximum creativity Reap the benefits of collaborative development Apply defensive programming techniques to reduce and flush out errors Exploit opportunities to refactor-or evolve-code, and do it safely Use construction practices that are right-weight for your project Debug problems quickly and effectively Resolve critical construction issues early and correctly Build quality into the beginning, middle, and end of your project

Details

Author(s)
Steve McConnell
Format
Paperback | 960 pages
Dimensions
191 x 229 x 50mm | 1,550g
Publication date
07 Jul 2004
Publisher
Microsoft Press,U.S.
Publication City/Country
Redmond, United States
Language
English
Edition statement
2nd edition
Illustrations note
w. figs.
ISBN10
0735619670
ISBN13
9780735619678
Bestsellers rank
33,121