This standard defines a set of software development activities and resulting software products. It provides a framework for software development planning and engineering. It is also intended to merge commercial and Government software development requirements within the framework of the software life cycle process requirements of the Electronic Industries Association (EIA), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and International Organization for Standardization (ISO). The term software development is used as an inclusive term encompassing new development, modification, reuse, re-engineering, maintenance, and all other processes or activities resulting in software products.
- Sponsor Committee
- C/S2ESC - Software & Systems Engineering Standards Committee
- Superseded Standard
- Board Approval