By Alexis Leon & Richard Brooks, Comdex Computer Publishing,
“The productivity of people requires
continuous learning, as the Japanese have taught us. It requires
adoption of the specific Japanese Zen concept where one learns
to do better what one already does well.” - Peter Drucker
There are a large number of books that teaches
PowerBuilder. Books that will help one in understanding the
PowerBuilder application development environment, the various
methods to design and develop applications, tips, tricks and
short-cuts of application development, etc.
The same could not be said about books which
deal with the management side of PowerBuilder application
development. Topics and issues like how to manage a PowerBuilder
project, how to improve programmer productivity, how to deal with
the users, how to improve development effectiveness, etc. This
book is aimed to fill that void.
This book is not for beginners. This book is
for the PowerBuilder professionals who knows their craft. This is
for the project managers and project leaders who will be leading
teams of high caliber PowerBuilder professionals. This book will
be useful for the managers and decision makers who will have to
take decisions regarding their organization’s IT infrastructure.
This book contains practical tips, useful
suggestions, productivity improvement methods, concepts and
methodologies, etc. which any PowerBuilder professional will find
useful and handy. It also contains articles of some of the best
minds in the IT field.