I’m studying a Masters Degree in ‘Advanced Computer Systems Design’.
I have an upcoming exam in project management. One of the areas I’m studying is SDLC [software development life-cycles].
These are my study notes:
The waterfall SDLC method is the traditional software design pattern. It compromises of the following stages:
The waterfall method provides:
Well defined stages
Document driven process
Classic, one-shot approach
pros + cons:
Flow is un-realistic
it is hard to specify requirements up-front if there are any un-known factors / uncertainties.