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Software Guru is Hot on Linux, Busting Bureaucracy

Oct 31, 2007, 12:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Heather Havenstein)

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"How would you characterize the state of software development today?

"Software has been and will remain fundamentally hard. In every era, we find that there is a certain level of complexity we face. Today, a typical system tends to be continuously evolving. You never turn it off, [and] it tends to be distributed, multiplatform. That is a very different set of problems and forces than we faced five years ago..."

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