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  • BS ISO/IEC TR 9294 : 1990

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    INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - GUIDELINES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF SOFTWARE DOCUMENTATION

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  07-03-2005

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1990

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 References
    3 Definitions
    4 The role of managers
    5 The functions of software documentation
    5.1 Communication to management
    5.2 Task-to-task communication
    5.3 Quality assurance
    5.4 Instruction and reference
    5.5 Software support
    5.6 Historical reference
    6 Establishing documentation policy
    7 Establishing documentation standards and guidelines
    7.1 Selecting a software lifecycle model
    7.2 Defining document types and content
    7.3 Defining document quality
    7.4 Defining document formats
    7.5 Defining a document identification system
    8 Establishing documentation procedures
    9 Allocating resources to documentation
    9.1 People
    9.2 Facilities
    9.3 Funding
    10 Documentation planning
    Annex
    A Checklists for software documentation management
    A.1 Policy checklist
    A.2 Standards checklist
    A.3 Procedures checklist
    A.4 Project planning checklist

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    Provides guidance on the management of software documentation to those responsible for the production of software-based products. Intended to assist managers in effective documentation. Addresses policies, standards, procedures, resources and plans. Intended to apply top all types of software. Much of the detail given for small projects may not apply, but the principles remain the same. Managers may tailor the recommendations to their particular needs.

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    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 7649:1993 GUIDE TO THE DESIGN AND PREPARATION OF DOCUMENTATION FOR USERS OF APPLICATION SOFTWARE
    BS PD0026(2003) : 2003
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