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JSW 2019 Vol.14(11): 519-529 ISSN: 1796-217X
doi: 10.17706/jsw.14.11.519-529

Approaches to Software Process Improvement: A State-of-the-Art Review

Ismail Keshta
Computer Science and Information Systems Department, College of Applied Sciences, AlMaarefa University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Abstract— This paper introduces the domain of software process improvement (SPI) by including a review of it as an approach that can improve softwarequality. In addition, it reviews work that has been carried out in the SPI area, as well as problems that can limit how successful SPI initiatives are in various highlighted companies.

Index Terms— Softwarequality, software process improvement (SPI),capability maturity model, SPICE, ISO/IEC 15504.


Cite: Ismail Keshta, "Approaches to Software Process Improvement: A State-of-the-Art Review," Journal of Software vol. 14, no. 11, pp. 519-529, 2019.

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