How Abundance Changes Software Engineering

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The abundance of processing power is changing the nature of software engineering. By reducing the cost of failure, abundance changes how developers use computing technologies. Also, abundance changes the developer's role by moving the focus from technology to management. This article also contains an erratum. In 'App Store 2.0: From Crowdsourced Information to Actionable Feedback in Mobile Ecosystems' (DOI: 10.1109/MS.2017.46) from the Mar./Apr. 2017 issue, in the fifth line of the second column on p. 83, 'see sia' should be 'see Figure 2a.

Original languageEnglish
Article number7927929
Pages (from-to)4-7
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Software
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2017
Externally publishedYes


  • processing power
  • software development
  • software engineering


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