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Identification

Process Improvement

Definitions/Uses

2000
Reference /Wang Y., 2000/ Software Engineering Processes: Principles and Applications
Definition/
Use
Software Process Improvement (SPI) is a systematic procedure to improve the performance of an existing process system by changing the current process or updating new processes in order to correct or avoid problems identified in the old system by means of a process assessment.
1993
Reference /Lonchamp, 1993/ A Structured Conceptual and Terminological Framework for Software Process Engineering
Definition/
Use
Process model analysis, through validation and verification, process monitoring, post-mortem evaluation are some means to gather information in order to improve process models through process model evolution.

Publications on this area

General topics on process technologies: Process Improvement

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