Ignoring ‘best practice’: Why Irish software SMEs are rejecting CMMI and ISO 9000

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O'Connor, Rory V.; Coleman, Gerry;
(2009)
  • Publisher: University of Canberra School of Information Sciences and Engineering
  • Journal: issn: 1449-8618, eissn: 1449-8618
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3127/ajis.v16i1.557
  • Subject: Information technology | best practice models | Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) | software process improvement | T58.5-58.64 | Electronic computers. Computer science | CMMI | XP | Software engineering | ISO 9000 | QA75.5-76.95 | software process

peer-reviewed Software Process Improvement (SPI) "best practice" models such as ISO 9000 and the Capability Maturity Model Integrated (CMMI) have been developed to assist software development organisations by harnessing their experience and providing them wi... View more