Software Process Improvement Health Checklist
Positive results achieved by software process improvement (SPI) efforts tend to degrade with time. To prevent degradation, companies need to regularly evaluate their SPI efforts and tackle potential SPI problems in a timely manner. This can be done by evaluating the conditions necessary for succeeding with the SPI implementations and sustaining their results. In this paper, we suggest an SPI Health Checklist to be used for diagnosing the health of the SPI efforts.
KeywordsSPI success effort evaluation sustainability
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