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Name: Systems Development Life Cycle
ID: m18684
Language: English (en)
Summary: An overview of the Systems Development Life Cycle.
Subject: Science and Technology
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (
Copyright Holders: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (
Maintainers: Kenneth Leroy Busbee (

Latest version: 1.6 (history)
First publication date: Dec 1, 2008 3:12 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Jan 14, 2010 8:23 pm +0000


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Version History

Version: 1.6 Jan 14, 2010 8:23 pm +0000 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Added Google Analytics.

Version: 1.5 May 28, 2009 10:52 am +0000 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Added supplemental link.

Version: 1.4 May 28, 2009 10:18 am +0000 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Minor corrections.  Added definitions.

Version: 1.3 Feb 9, 2009 11:16 am +0000 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Added a supplemental link. 

Version: 1.2 Dec 29, 2008 9:33 am +0000 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Minor corrections.

Version: 1.1 Dec 1, 2008 3:34 pm +0000 by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Initital Module. 

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