|Objective||Keep stakeholders informed about the progress and quality of the product|
This practice mostly concerns the development and maintenance phases of the product.
The practice applies to all projects. In particular, it is relevant for the prototype projects that concern poorly explored applications or projects that employ novel technologies/architectures/hardware.
|Addressed elements in SMM|
|Prerequisites to apply||The developement has started and a version of the product has been released.|
|Source||This practice has been defined based on the results of the survey, supported by the observation by the SwM team.|