Stages


Topics:  Definition  Objectives  Stages  Figure  Guidelines

Definition

A stage is an OPF process component that models a formally identified period or point in time that provides structure to the work units of a endeavor-specific process.

Objectives

The typical objectives of stages are to:

Stages

The OPF class library of reusable process components contains the following predefined stages:

Figure

The following UML class diagram illustrates the inheritance, aggregation, and association relationships between the different kinds of stages and other OPF components (e.g., producers and work performed):

Relationships between stages and other OPF components. Builds Components Cycles Endeavors Milestones Phases Work Units

Guidelines