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Thanks for visiting my website! Here you'll find excerpts from my books and articles, descriptions of my presentations, pointers to my consulting services, and other information.

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Facebook. Check my Facebook site for not-very-frequent updates on what I'm doing.  

Blog. My professional blog is called 10x Software Development. I don't update it very frequently, but there's a lot of good archived content there.

Books. Tables of Contents, excerpts, and other details about my books Software Estimation, Code Complete, Rapid Development, Software Project Survival Guide, and Professional Software Development.

Articles. My IEEE Software columns and other magazine articles.

Presentations and Consulting. I give private, onsite presentations at companies and in Construx's public seminar series. I also do keynote presentationsI also do consulting through my company, Construx Software.

Construx Software. Nineteen years ago I started Construx Software to "Advance the art and science of commercial software engineering." We've developed some very cool products and services, and I hope you'll check out our site.

About Me. Here are my professional biography, my current software-related projects, and what I'm into personally.

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