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Identification

Artifact

Definitions/Uses

1998
Reference /Derniame, 1998/ Software Process: principles, methodology and technology
Definition/
Use
An outcome of the process. It may be a required result of the process or some other piece of information that facilitates and supports the process. An artifact may be composed of other artifacts. For example, a software product may be seen as composed of the software modules, the documentation, etc.
1993
Reference /Lonchamp, 1993/ A Structured Conceptual and Terminological Framework for Software Process Engineering
Definition/
Use
A product created or modified during a process either as a required result or to facilitate the processes (e.g. design alternatives).

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