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>"The Realities of Software Technology Payoffs" in the February
>1999 Communications of the ACM surveys studies of actual results
>from various software productivity improvement technologies.  It
>says there are "too few studies and the benefits don't match the
>claims", but does mention one positive result from SEL for

Positive results in the study, but not in the outcome.  NASA Goddard
decided, in spite of the report, to abandon Ada in favor of C/C++

Tom Timberlake
The Boeing Company
Phantom Works Software
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