These courseware materials are to be used in conjunction with
Software Engineering: A Practitioner’s Approach,
5/e and are provided with permission by R.S. Pressman & Associates, Inc., copyright © 1996, 2001
System Design Process
Partition the analysis model into subsystems.
Identify concurrency that is dictated by the problem.
Allocate subsystems to processors and tasks.
Develop a design for the user interface.
Choose a basic strategy for implementing data
Identify global resources and the control mechanisms
required to access them.
Design an appropriate control mechanism for the
system, including task management.
Consider how boundary conditions should be
Review and consider trade-offs.