Name: James Martin
Born: 1953, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, England
Computer related contributions
- Father of Computer Aided Systems Engineering (CASE).
- Co-founded Database Design Inc. (DDI)
- Written 105 textbooks, some of which were seminal works that changed perceptions in the Information Technology (IT) industry.
- The meaning of the 21st century
- Information Engineering, Book I: Introduction
- Technology's Crucible
- Local Area Networks
- Rapid Application Development
- The Wired Society: A Challenge for Tomorrow (Nominated for Pulitzer Prize)
Honors and awards
- Ranked fourth among the 25 individuals who have most influenced the world of computer science in Computerworld's 25th anniversary issue.