These tips are not just gold nuggets but deep veins of gold that can provide you and your organization with on-going improvements in quality. They also may provide reductions in cost and scheduled completion times.
They are time-proven tips to improve any organization’s software project. Although some of these tips maybe implemented easily with quick ROI, others take more effort and resources with a longer payback period. All of these tips will benefit your organization. Most of these tips dovetail into industry standards such as Capability Maturity Model (CMM and CMMI), ISO-9000 series and Six-Sigma.