Publications

Texts:

Land S.K.; Smith, D., Walz, J.W.; Practical Support for Lean Six Sigma Software Process Documentation: Using IEEE Software Engineering Standards; John-Wiley/IEEE Press; June 2009.

Land, S.K.; Walz, J.; Practical Support for ISO 9001 Software Process Documentation: Using IEEE Software Engineering Standards; John-Wiley/IEEE Press; November 2006.

Land, S.K; Walz, J.; Practical Support for CMMI Software Process Documentation- Using IEEE Software Engineering Standards; John-Wiley/IEEE Press, Feb 2006.

Land, S.K.; Jumpstart CMM/CMMI Software Process Improvement – Using IEEE Software Engineering Standards; John-Wiley/IEEE Press, Feb. 2005.

Guides:

Land, S.K., Gotski, Systems Enterprise Engineering in the Reluctant Organization; IEEE Computer Society ReadyNotes Guidebooks; EPD November 2010; Winner of MITRE Corp Ronald Fante Best Paper Award 2011.

Land, S.K., Hobart, W.C., Walz, J.W., A Practical Metrics and Measurements Guide For Today’s Software Project Manager; IEEE Computer Society ReadyNotes Guidebooks; June 11, 2008; Winner of MITRE Corp Ronald Fante Best Paper Award 2009.

Author, Appendix M: Introduction to IEEE/EIA Standard 12207; Guidebook for Acquisition of Naval Software Intensive Systems; Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Research, Development and Acquisition; V 1.0; April 2008.

Contributing Editor, Guidebook for Acquisition of Naval Software Intensive Systems; Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Research, Development and Acquisition; V1.0; April 2008.

Land, S.K., Walz, J.W.; IEEE Software Engineering Standards Support for ISO 9001: Getting Your Organization Started; IEEE Computer Society Ready Notes Guidebooks; December 2006.

Land, S. K; IEEE Software Engineering Standards Support for the CMMI Project Planning Process Area; IEEE Computer Society Ready Notes Guidebooks; Feb 2006.

Publications/Presentations:

Land, S.K.; Computer Girls, Dinner Planning and My Miracle Machines; IEEE Potentials June 2014.

Land, S.K.; When Computer Programming was ‘Women’s Work’; IEEE Women in Leadership, February 2014.

Land, S.K.; Best Practices for Video Gaming Development: A Case Study from America’s Army. Kentucky State University Chapter Talk. November 2012. USA.

Land, S.K.; The IEEE and the IEEE Computer Society; Atlanta Computer Society Chapter Talk. September 2012. USA.

Land, S.K.; Why Software Engineering Certification Makes Sense in Today’s Environment; ITPro, June 2012. USA.

Land, S.K.; Implementing Organizational Strategies: Progress Made in 2009; Computer; December, 2009. USA.

Land, S.K.; Software Standards – Providing Support for Today’s Software Crisis; IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, GOLD, and WIE New York City Chapters; Dec 2009.

King, W.K., Land, S.K.; A Historical Perspective of the IEEE Computer Society: Six Decades of Growth with the Technology it Represents; Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE Conference on the History of Technical Societies; November, 2009.

Land, S.K.; Lean Six Sigma for Software Process Excellence; The CM Journal, 23 September 2009; USA.

King, W., Land S.K.; IEEE Computer Society: Six Decades of Growth with the Technology it Represents; The 2009 IEEE Conference on the History of Technical Societies; 5 – 7 August 2009, Philadelphia, USA.

Land, S.K.; Software Standards – Providing Support for Today’s Software Crisis; The IPSJ (Information Processing Society of Japan) 71st National Congress, 11 March 2007, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto Japan.

Land, S.K.; A Leadership Challenge in 2009; Computer; January 2009, USA.

MITRE Advisor; Achieving Software Process Excellence Through Lean Six Sigma; November 2008.

IEEE CS Webinar; Software Certification: Why It Makes Sense In Today’s Environment; October 2008.

ASQ Software SIG, SSQ and IEEE Computer Society (McLean and Silver Spring); “IEEE Computer Society: Where Are We Today?”, August 26, 2008.

MITRE Tech Forum; July 18th, 2008; “Preparing Effective Podcasts and Webinars: Lessons Learned from IEEE Computer Society Talks Software Process Series”.

IEEE Computer Society Technology Summit; Software and Systems Engineering and Standardardization (Track co-chair); Applying Standards to Software Process Initiatives (Presenter); May 13, 2008.

The Real World Application of International Process and IEEE Software and Systems Engineering Standards to Software Process Improvement Initatives; Systems and Software Technology Conference; 30 April 2008.

Editor, IEEE CS Build Your Career Tech Set, “Introduction to Applying Software Metrics”; April 2008.

IEEE CS Webinar; Computing Now Webinar Series, “Standardizing Your Software Process Improvement Initiatives”; March 27, 2008; (> 600 registrants; 200 active participants).

IEEE CS Podcast Series, “IEEE Talks Software Process: Practical Software Measurement”; November, 2007.

Rochester Institute of Technology Dean’s Lecture Series, Speaker, 1/2006.

Land, S.K, Wilson, B. MAJ.; IEEE Computer Magazine; Using IEEE Software Engineering Standards to Support America’s Army Gaming Development; November 2006.

Interview, McLean, C.; Certification Magazine; Northrop Grumman, Developing Tomorrow’s Applications Today; November, 2006.

Invited Speaker, University of Houston, IEEE Distinguished Visitor’s Program, Best Practices for Software Engineering: Using IEEE Software and Systems Engineering Standards to Support America’s Army: Special Forces (Overmatch) V. 2.7, October, 2006.

Land, S.K., Wilson, B. MAJ., Using IEEE Software Engineering Standards to Support America’s Army Gaming Development, Systems and Software Technology Conference, May 2006.

Chair, Reaffirmation of IEEE Std 14143.1, Information technology – Software Measurement – functional Size Measurement – Part 1: Definition of Concepts; IEEE Press; March 2006.

Real World Application of IEEE Software Engineering Standards to CMM® /CMMI® Software Process Improvement Initiatives, NDIA CMMI Conference, November 2005.

Area Editor, The IEEE Computer Society’s Software Engineering Workbook, Real World Examples for Today’s Software Professional, Seidman, S., Naveda, J. N., John-Wiley/IEEE Press, June 2006.

Croll, P.; Land, S.K.; IEEE Computer Magazine; S2ESC:  Setting Standards for Three Decades; January 2005.

P1490, IEEE Guide Adoption of PI Standard A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, Working Group Chair, 5/2004.

Real World Application of IEEE Software Engineering Standards, Systems and Software Technology Conference Proceedings, Salt Lake City, UT, 4/2004.

Product Support Decision Support System (PSDSS) Facilitated Through Modeling and Simulation, Huntsville Simulation Conference Proceedings, 10/2003.

Inside the CSIDC, Computer Science Engineering Education and Training (CSEET), Conference Proceedings, 3/2003.

Clements, A; Land, S.K; Workshop; International Conference Software Engineering Education and Training (CSEET); Preparing for the 2004 IEEE Computer Society International Design Competition (CSIDC); 2003.

From On Vehicle Data Collection to Data Warehouse, GCOUG 2/2002.

From On Vehicle Data Collection to Data Warehouse, 21st Century Commerce International/AFEI Conference Proceedings, September, 2001

Software Inspection Methods, Software Quality Professional (SQP), April, 2000.

Software Engineering Training – Software Process Improvement by Default, Forum for Advancing Software engineering Education (FASE), Volume 9 Number 05 (112th Issue) – May 15, 1999.

Jumping the Hurdles of Object Oriented Methodology, Trends in Software Engineering Process Management (TSEPM) Journal, May 1999.

Second IEEE Standards User’s Survey Results, IEEE Press, ISESS ’99 Conference Proceedings, 5/99.

Second Software Engineering User’s Survey Workshop, IEEE Abstract, 8/98.

IEEE Standards User’s Survey Results, IEEE Press, ISESS ’97 Conference Proceedings, 6/97.

Standards Making Streamline and Add Delight, IEEE SES ’96 Conference Proceedings, 6/96.

Inspection Methods, CHIPS, 8/96.