Process Framework Maintenance


Process Framework Maintenance
the process engineering task during which the process team iterates and extends the process framework and its associated documentation (e.g., to remove unnecessary process component classes, to fix defects in existing process component classes, and to extend the framework with additional process component classes)


Process Framework Maintenance in the OPF Inheritance Hierarchy

As illustrated in the preceding figure, process framework maintenance is part of the following inheritance hierarchy:


The typical objectives of process framework extension are to:


Process framework maintenance typically can begin when the following preconditions hold:

Completion Criteria

Process framework maintenance is typically complete when the following postconditions hold:


Process framework maintenance typically involves the following teams performing the following steps:


Process framework maintenance can typically be performed using the following techniques:

Work Products

Process framework maintenance typically results in the production of the following work products: