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Schlumberger's Software Improvement Program
November 1994 (vol. 20 no. 11)
pp. 833-839

A corporate-wide software process improvement effort has been ongoing at Schlumberger for several years. Through the motivation efforts of a small group, productive changes have occurred across the company. We see improvements in many development areas, including project planning and requirements management. The catalysts behind these advances include capability assessments, training, and collaboration.

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Index Terms:
DP industry; project management; software development management; Schlumberger; software improvement program; corporate-wide software process improvement effort; productive changes; project planning; requirements management; capability assessments; training; collaboration; software process management; SEI; software engineering
H. Wohlwend, S. Rosenbaum, "Schlumberger's Software Improvement Program," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 20, no. 11, pp. 833-839, Nov. 1994, doi:10.1109/32.368125
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