Decision-making in software development
- Publication Type:
- Conference Proceeding
- 8th International SPICE Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, SPICE 2008, 2008
- Issue Date:
There are many decisions made during the processes of software development and there are several decision-making methods that could be used in any specific circumstance. International standards for software and systems engineering tend to assume a specific decision-making method will be used in some processes while in others the decision-making method is implied rather than explicitly stated. An empirical study investigated which decision-making methods were used by practicing software developers. The study found that practitioners used a variety of methods, highlighting the need for flexible processes and flexible assessment of those processes where decision-making is concerned.
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: