Accession Number : ADA315789

Title :   Software Capability Evaluation, Version 3.0. Implementation Guide for Supplier Selection.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INST

Personal Author(s) : Barbour, Rick

PDF Url : ADA315789

Report Date : APR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 213

Abstract : This report describes implementation guidance for Version 3.0 of the Software Capability Evaluation (SCE) method. This version of the Implementation Guide is updated to reflect the new method and provides specific guidance for selecting software product and services suppliers in an acquisition application (government or commercial) and provides suggested language and examples of usage. This document provides software organizations with guidance for planning and implementing Software Capability Evaluation (SCE) - appraisals in various software efforts (e.g., full-scale development, maintenance). This guide addresses such topics as incorporating SCE into government 'source selections, process monitoring, and the use of SCE by contractors to determine suitable teaming or prime contractor-subcontractor arrangements.

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAM VERIFICATION, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, ORGANIZATIONS, ACQUISITION, GUIDANCE.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE