A Glitch in the Pilot Line

TitleA Glitch in the Pilot Line
Publication TypeCase Study
Year of Publication1989
AuthorsWeil, V
Publication Languageeng
KeywordsCOMPUTER science , Engineer/Client Relationships , ENGINEERING , product liability , professional responsibility , software engineering
AbstractYou are a development engineer for a company making graphical display systems. When developing a a pilot line of state-of-the-art display system for use by a small computer manufacturer, a glitch develops in the pilot line of units that you are manufacturing for the company. Should the company be told about this glitch before they sign a contract with your company?
NotesFrom IEEE Spectrum, February, 1989, p. 25.
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