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Integrating Business and Software Development Models


Christina Wallin, Fredrik Ekdahl , Stig Larsson

Publication Type:

Journal article


IEEE Software


IEEE Computer Society


By mapping business decision gates to software development milestones, you can relate technical life-cycle models to business decision models. The authors mapped Unified Process, Synch-and-Stabilize, and Extreme Programming life-cycle examples to the ABB Gate Model for product development projects.


author = {Christina Wallin and Fredrik Ekdahl and Stig Larsson},
title = {Integrating Business and Software Development Models},
volume = {19},
number = {6},
pages = {28--33},
month = {November},
year = {2002},
journal = {IEEE Software},
publisher = {IEEE Computer Society},
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