SEBoK V0.5 Released as Wiki

Publication Date 9/20/2011

The SEBoK is now published as a Wiki. It is organized into 7 parts, 29 knowledge areas, and 115 topics. This version has 6 case studies, 6 vignettes, and 5 use cases. It contains 166 primary references, and hundreds of additional references. The glossary contains 389 terms. The SEBoK contains the efforts of over 60 authors representing six continents, and almost every corner of the SE community.

The current version benefited from over 3000 comments on Version 0.25, from 114 reviewers. With this release, the review process is open world-wide. Instructions for reviewing material are posted on each page. THe team encourages you to review the SEBoK, and would appreciate any and all comments you might have. This version closes for comments on December 15, 2012.

The SEBoK has been supported by many organizations. INCOSE, the IEEE Computer Society, the IEEE Systems Council, the Association for Computing Machinery, the National Defense Industrial Association, and the Systems Engineering Research Center are partner organizations in the development of the SEBoK. Primary funding was provided by the Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Systems Engineering, with significant contributions in kind coming from the home organizations of the authors.

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