Work Product

Topics:  Definitions  Classification  Responsibilities  Work Product Sets  Guidelines


Work Product
a core abstract method component that models anything of value that is produced, used, modified, or destroyed during the performance of one or more work units by one or more collaborating producers
Work Product Set
a cohesive set of a work products (e.g., those produced by the tasks of a single activity)
Work Product Version
a uniquely identified complete release or re-release of a work product at a specific point in time that is created during an incremental or iterative development process


Work Product in the OPF Method Component Inheritance Hierarchy

As illustrated in the preceding figure, Work Product is part of the following inheritance hierarchy:


The typical responsibilities of a Work Product is to:

Work Product Sets

Work products are typically organized into the following work product sets based on the activities during which they are produced: