Software Productivity Consortium
Numerous standards and process models apply to the software
development industry. The Software Productivity Consortium has studied
frameworks that are relevant to companies building software-intensive systems. The
Frameworks Quagmire documents the results of this research. Additional
information is available by clicking on the frameworks in the graphic below.
In addition, Consortium members may take a course
that describes the relationships, similarities, and differences among maturity
models, technical and quality standards, and contractor selection vehicles.
Figure E1: Quagmire Frameworks
/Sheard, 1998/ Systems Engineering Standards and Models Compared
Standards on software process
The arrows indicate derived from (via information or people).
Colors indicate the category or source of the framework.
Last Updated 01.Jan.2002
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