|Objective||Combine the development and maintenance-related activities in development cycles.|
This practice spans across two phases of software development: development and maintenance.
The practice applies to all projects.
|Addressed elements in SMM|
|Prerequisites to apply||none|
|Related practices||BP-B.5: Record and manage issues encountered with the product|
|Source||This practice has been defined based on the results of the survey, supported by the literature|