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  • PD ISO/IEC TR 9294:2005

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    Information technology. Guidelines for the management of software documentation

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  31-03-2012

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  07-03-2005

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Table of Contents - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 The managerial role
       4.1 Overview
       4.2 Evidence of managerial commitment and support
    5 The functions of software documentation
       5.1 Overview
       5.2 Communication to management
       5.3 Task-to-task communication
       5.4 Quality assurance
       5.5 Instruction and reference
       5.6 Software support
       5.7 Historical reference
    6 Establishing documentation policies
    7 Establishing documentation standards and guidelines
       7.1 Overview
       7.2 Selecting a software life cycle model
       7.3 Defining document type and content
            7.3.1 Introduction
            7.3.2 Development documentation
            7.3.3 Product documentation
            7.3.4 Project management documentation
       7.4 Defining document quality
       7.5 Defining document formats
       7.6 Defining a document identification system
    8 Establishing documentation procedures
    9 Allocating resources to documentation
       9.1 People
            9.1.1 Managers
            9.1.2 Project Team Members
       9.2 Facilities
       9.3 Funding
    10 Documentation plan
       10.1 Overview
       10.2 Information in the documentation plan
       10.3 Documentation schedule
    Annex A (informative) Checklist for software documentation
          A.1 Policies checklist
          A.2 Standards checklist
          A.3 Procedure checklist
          A.4 Project planning checklist

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    Presents guidance on the management of software documentation to managers responsible for the production of software or software-based products. This guidance is intended to assist managers in ensuring that effective documentation is produced in their organization.

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    Committee IST/15
    Development Note Supersedes BS ISO/IEC TR 9294 (03/2005)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    ISO/IEC TR 10000-1:1998 Information technology Framework and taxonomy of International Standardized Profiles Part 1: General principles and documentation framework
    ISO 10241:1992 International terminology standards Preparation and layout
    ISO 690:2010 Information and documentation Guidelines for bibliographic references and citations to information resources
    ISO/IEC 9126-1:2001 Software engineering Product quality Part 1: Quality model
    ISO/IEC 15910:1999 Information technology Software user documentation process
    ISO/IEC 18019:2004 Software and system engineering Guidelines for the design and preparation of user documentation for application software
    ISO/IEC 12207:2008 Systems and software engineering Software life cycle processes
    ISO/IEC 6592:2000 Information technology Guidelines for the documentation of computer-based application systems
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