Guideline: Default Project Deliverables in Each Phase
The guideline suggests the default deliverables in each phase. Use this as a reference and tailor to fit your project.
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The following figures show list of project deliverables in each phase. Below is the list of artifacts developed, maintained, and delivered in each phase. Please note that project deliverables may be different from project to project or semester to semester, please use this as a reference and tailor to fit your project.

Project Deliverables in Exploration and Valuation phase

Project Deliverables in Foundations Phase

 Project Deliverables in Foundations to Operation phase

Exploration Phase
The artifacts to be delivered in the exploration phase typically includes:

Valuation Phase
The artifacts to be delivered in theValuation phase typically includes:

  • Initial prototype
  • WikiWinWin negotiation report
  • Core Foundations Commitment Package (Core FC Package)
    • Operational Concept Description (OCD)
    • System and Software Requirements Description (SSRD)
    • Life Cycle Plan (LCP)
    • Feasibility Evidence Description (FED)
    • Supporting Information Document (SID)
  • Draft Foundations Commitment Package (Draft FC Package)
    • Operational Concept Description (OCD)
    • System and Software Requirements Description (SSRD)
    • System and Software Architecture Description (SSAD)
    • UML Models
    • Life Cycle Plan (LCP)
    • Feasibility Evidence Description (FED)
    • Supporting Information Document (SID)
  • Foundations Commitment Package (FC Package)
    • Operational Concept Description (OCD)
    • System and Software Requirements Description (SSRD)
    • System and Software Architecture Description (SSAD)
    • UML Models
    • Life Cycle Plan (LCP)
    • Feasibility Evidence Description (FED)
    • Supporting Information Document (SID)
    • Quality Management Plan (QMP)
  • Evaluation documents
    • Evaluation of initial prototype
    • Evaluation of Core Foundations Commitment Package
    • Evaluation of Draft Foundations Commitment Package
    • Evaluation of Foundations Commitment Package
  • Response to Evaluation documents
    • Response to Evaluation of Core Foundations Commitment Package
    • Response to Evaluation of Draft Foundations Commitment Package
    • Response to Evaluation of Foundations Commitment Package
  • Individual Project effort Reports
  • Weekly project plans
  • Weekly progress reports
  • Risk analyses

Foundations Phase
There are 2 sub phases in Foundations phase, one in Fall semester and the other one, rebaselined, in Spring semester
In the first part, provide list of artifacts to be delivered in the Foundations phase in Fall semester. The list typically includes:

  • Prototypes (part of OCD)
  • Updated WikiWinWin Report
  • Draft Development Commitment Package (Draft DC Package)
    • Elaborated and updated Foundations Commitment Package
  • Development Commitment Package (DC Package)
    • Elaborated and updated Draft Development Commitment Package
  • Evaluation documents
    • Evaluation of Draft Development Commitment Package
    • Evaluation of Development Commitment Package
  • Response to Evaluation documents
    • Response to Evaluation of Draft Development Commitment Package
  • Individual Project effort Report
  • Weekly project plan
  • Weekly progress report
  • Risk analysis

Since there might be some changes during the semester break, such as team reformation, new policy from the client’s organization, so, in the early weeks of Spring semester (csci577b), each team has to rebaseline the project. Next is the list of all delivered artifacts in Rebaselined Foundations phase.

  • Prototype (part of OCD)
  • Updated WikiWinWin Report (if necessary)
  • Draft Development Commitment Package (Draft DC Package)
    • Elaborated and updated Foundations Commitment Package
  • Development Commitment Package (DC Package)
    • Elaborated and updated Draft Development Commitment Package
  • Initial Operational Capability Working Set #1
    • Quality Management Plan(QMP)
    • Iteration Plan (IP)
    • Top-level Test Plan and Cases (TPC)
  • Evaluation documents
    • Evaluation of Draft Rebaselined Development Commitment Package
    • Evaluation of Rebaselined Development Commitment Package
  • Response to Evaluation documents
    • Response to Evaluation of Draft Rebaselined Development Commitment Package
    • Response to Evaluation of Rebaselined Development Commitment Package
  • Individual Project effort Report
  • Weekly project plan
  • Weekly progress report
  • Risk analysis

Development Phase
Construction Iteration

Provide list of artifacts to be delivered in the Development phase. The list typically includes:

  • Operations Commitment Package
    • Updated Rebaselined Development Commitment Package
  • Core Capability Drive-through (CCD) report
  • Initial Operational Capability (IOC) Working Set #2
    • Updated Quality Management Plan
    • Updated Iteration Plan (IP)
    • Updated Test Plan and Cases (TPC)
    • Transition Preparation Plan (TP)
    • Peer Review Plan (PRP)
  • Initial Operational Capability(IOC) Working Set #3
    • Updated IOC Working set #2
    • Transition Plan (TP)
    • Peer Review Report (PRR)
    • Test Procedures and Result (TPR)
    • Iteration Assessment Report (IAR)
  • Draft Transition Package
    • Transition Plan (TP)
    • User Manual (UM)
    • Support Plan (SP)
    • Training Materials
    • Regression Test Package (RTP)
    • Packaged Tools and Procedure (PTP)
  • Transition Package
    • Updated Draft Transition Package
  • Evaluation documents
    • Evaluation of Initial Operational Capability Working Set #2
    • Evaluation of Initial Operational Capability Working Set #3
  • Individual Project effort Reports
  • Weekly project plans
  • Weekly progress reports
  • Risk analyses

Transition Iteration
Provide list of artifacts to be delivered in the Operation phase. The list typically includes:

  • Operations Commitment Package
  • Transition Package
  • Project Archiving
    • Source Code Files
    • Executable Components
    • Release Description

The following charts demonstrate cumulative completion percentage of project artifacts in each phase and completion progress of each artifact in each phase.