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{div4:style=margin:0px 0 0 0}This section contains guidance, rationale, and lists of useful resources and tools related to each and every one of the requirements in [NPR 7150.2|]. You can use the table below or to see the full text of all requirements and links to our guidance on each, follow this link: ?[7150:Full 7150.2A Requirements List]. 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Software Plans] [SWE-014 - Execute Planning] [SWE-015 - Cost Estimation|SWE-015] ?[SWE-016 - Software Schedule] [SWE-017 - Project and Software Training] ???[SWE-018 - Software Activities Review] [SWE-019 - Software Life Cycle] [SWE-020 - Software Classification] [SWE-021 - Transition to a Higher Class] [SWE-022 - Software Assurance] [SWE-023 - Software Safety] ??[SWE-024 - Plan Tracking] ??[SWE-025 - Corrective Actions] ??[SWE-026 - Commitment Change Agreements] [SWE-027 - Use of Commercial, Government, and Legacy Software] [SWE-029 - Validation Planning] [SWE-031 - Validation Results] [SWE-032 - CMMI levels for Class A, B, and C Software] [SWE-033 - Acquisition vs. Development Assessment] [SWE-035 - Supplier Selection] [SWE-037 - Software Milestones] [SWE-038 - Acquisition Planning] ?(*y)[SWE-039 - Software Supplier Insight|SWE-039 - Software Supplier Insight] [SWE-043 - Track Change Request] [SWE-045 - Project Participation in Audits] ?(*y)[SWE-046 - Supplier Software Schedule|SWE-046 - Supplier Software Schedule] [SWE-047 - Traceability Data] [SWE-048 - Solicitation] [SWE-130 - Develop a software safety plan] [SWE-133 - Software Safety Determination] {handbookheader} {column} {column:width=34%} {handbookheader:title=_Chapter 3._ Software Engineering (Life-Cycle) Requirements} {div2:style=float:right;text-size:60%;position:relative;top:15px;}[Chapter 3 full text (NODIS)|]{div2} {span:style=border:0px solid blue;background:#ffaf59;color:#0d1f30;padding:2px;}{*}SWE 049-078,135,136{*}{span} [SWE-049 - Document Software Requirements] ?(*y)[SWE-050 - Software Requirements|SWE-050 - Software Requirements] [SWE-052 - Bidirectional Traceability Between Higher Level Requirements and Software Requirements] [SWE-053 - Manage Requirements Changes] ?(*y)[SWE-054 - Corrective Action for Inconsistencies|SWE-054 - Corrective Action for Inconsistencies] ?[SWE-055 - Requirements Validation] ?[SWE-059 - Bidirectional Traceability] [SWE-060 - Coding Software] [SWE-061 - Coding Standards] [SWE-062 - Unit Test] [SWE-063 - Release Version Description] [SWE-064 - Bidirectional Traceability] ?[SWE-065 - Test Plan, Procedures, Reports] ?[SWE-066 - Perform Testing] ?[SWE-067 - Verify Implementation] [SWE-068 - Evaluate Test Results] [SWE-069 - Document Defects and Track] [SWE-071 - Update Plans and Procedures] [SWE-072 - Bidirectional Traceability] ?[SWE-073 - Platform or Hi-Fidelity Simulations] ??[SWE-074 - Document Maintenance Plan] [SWE-075 - Plan Operations, Maintenance, Retirement] [SWE-076 - Implement Operations, Maintenance, and Retirement Activities] [SWE-077 - Deliver Software Products] [SWE-078 - As-built Documentation] {handbookheader}{handbookheader:title=_Chapter 4._ Supporting Software Life-Cycle Requirements} {div2:style=float:right;text-size:60%;position:relative;top:15px;}[Chapter 4 full text (NODIS)|]{div2} {span:style=border:0px solid blue;background:#ffaf59;color:#0d1f30;padding:2px;}{*}SWE 079-101,137{*}{span} ?[SWE-079 - Develop CM Plan] [SWE-080 - Track and Evaluate Changes] [SWE-081 - Identify Software CM Items] [SWE-082 - Authorizing Changes] [SWE-083 - Status Accounting] ?[SWE-084 - Configuration Audits] [SWE-085 - Release Management] ?(*y)[SWE-086 - Continuous Risk Management|SWE-086 - Continuous Risk Management] [SWE-098 - Agency PAL] [SWE-099 - Center PAL Reviews] [SWE-100 - Software Training Funding] ?(*y)[SWE-101 - Center SW Training Plans|SWE-101 - Center SW Training Plans] {handbookheader} {column} {column:width=67%} {handbookheader:title=_Chapter 5._ Software Documentation Requirements} {div2:style=float:right;text-size:60%;position:relative;top:15px;}[Chapter 5 full text (NODIS)|]{div2} {span:style=border:0px solid blue;background:#ffaf59;color:#0d1f30;padding:2px;}{*}SWE 102-119{*}{span} [SWE-103 - Software CM Plan] ?[SWE-104 - Software Test Plan] [SWE-105 - Software Maintenance Plan] ?[SWE-106 - Software Assurance Plan] ?(*y)[SWE-108 - Center SW Improvement Plan|SWE-108 - Center SW Improvement Plan] [SWE-109 - Software Requirements Specification] [SWE-110 - 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titleChapter 1 Introduction

SWE-001 - Effective Date
SWE-002 - Software Engineering Initiative
SWE-003 - Center Improvement Plans
SWE-004 - OCE Benchmarking
SWE-005 - Software Processes
SWE-006 - Agency Software Inventory

titleChapter 2 - Software Management Requirements

SWE-013 - Software Plans
SWE-130 - Develop a Software Safety Plan
SWE-131 - Independent Verification and Validation 
                  Project Execution Plan
SWE-014 - Execute Planning
SWE-015 - Cost Estimation
SWE-016 - Software Schedule
SWE-017 - Project and Software Training
SWE-018 - Software Activities Review
SWE-019 - Software Life Cycle
SWE-020 - Software Classification
SWE-132 - Independent Software
                   Classification Assessment
SWE-133 - Software Safety Determination
SWE-021 - Transition to a Higher Class
SWE-022 - Software Assurance
SWE-023 - Software Safety
SWE-134 - Safety Critical Software Requirements
SWE-024 - Plan Tracking
SWE-025 - Corrective Actions
SWE-026 - Commitment Change Agreements
SWE-027 - Use of Commercial, Government,
                   and Legacy Software

SWE-028 - Verification Planning
SWE-029 - Validation Planning
SWE-030 - Verification Results
SWE-031 - Validation Results
SWE-032 - CMMI Levels for Class A, B,
                   and C Software

SWE-033 - Acquisition vs. Development Assessment
SWE-034 - Acceptance Criteria
SWE-035 - Supplier Selection
SWE-036 - Software Process Determination
SWE-037 - Software Milestones
SWE-038 - Acquisition Planning
SWE-039 - Software Supplier Insight
SWE-040 - Access to Software Products
SWE-041 - Open Source Software Notification
SWE-042 - Source Code Electronic Access
SWE-043 - Track Change Request
SWE-044 - Supplier Metric Data
SWE-045 - Project Participation in Audits
SWE-046 - Supplier Software Schedule
SWE-047 - Traceability Data
SWE-048 - Solicitation


titleChapter 3. Software Engineering (Life-Cycle) Requirements

SWE-049 - Document Software Requirements
SWE-050 - Software Requirements
SWE-051 - Software Requirements Analysis
SWE-052 - Bidirectional Traceability Between
                   Higher Level Requirements and
                   Software Requirements

SWE-053 - Manage Requirements Changes
SWE-054 - Corrective Action for Inconsistencies
SWE-055 - Requirements Validation
SWE-056 - Document Design
SWE-057 - Software Architecture
SWE-058 - Detailed Design
SWE-059 - Bidirectional Traceability Between Software
                   Requirements and Software Design

SWE-060 - Coding Software
SWE-061 - Coding Standards
SWE-135 - Static Analysis
SWE-062 - Unit Test
SWE-063 - Release Version Description
SWE-064 - Bidirectional Traceability Between
                   Software Design and Software Code

SWE-136 - Software Tool Accreditation
SWE-065 - Test Plan, Procedures, Reports
SWE-066 - Perform Testing
SWE-067 - Verify Implementation
SWE-068 - Evaluate Test Results
SWE-069 - Document Defects and Track
SWE-070 - Models, Simulations, Tools
SWE-071 - Update Test Plans and Procedures
SWE-072 - Bidirectional Traceability Between Software
                   Test Procedures and Software Requirements

SWE-073 - Platform or Hi-Fidelity Simulations
SWE-074 - Document Maintenance Plan
SWE-075 - Plan Operations, Maintenance, Retirement
SWE-076 - Implement Operations, Maintenance,
                   and Retirement Activities

SWE-077 - Deliver Software Products
SWE-078 - As-built Documentation 

titleChapter 4. Supporting Software Life-Cycle Requirements

SWE-079 - Develop CM Plan
SWE-080 - Track and Evaluate Changes
SWE-081 - Identify Software CM Items
SWE-082 - Authorizing Changes
SWE-083 - Status Accounting
SWE-084 - Configuration Audits
SWE-085 - Release Management
SWE-086 - Continuous Risk Management
SWE-087 - Software Peer Reviews and Inspections for
                   Requirements, Test Plans, Design, and Code

SWE-137 - Software Peer Reviews and Inspections - Peer
                   Reviews and Inspections of Software Plans

SWE-088 - Software Peer Reviews and Inspections - 
                   Checklist Criteria and Tracking

SWE-089 - Software Peer Reviews and Inspections -
                    Basic Measurements

SWE-090 - Measurement Objectives
SWE-091 - Measurement Selection
SWE-092 - Measurement Collection and Storage
SWE-093 - Analysis of Measurement Data
SWE-094 - Reporting of Measurement Analysis
SWE-095 - Directorate Measurement System
SWE-096 - Directorate Measurement Objectives
SWE-098 - Agency PAL
SWE-099 - Center PAL Reviews
SWE-100 - Software Training Funding
SWE-101 - Center SW Training Plans


titleChapter 5. Software Documentation Requirements

SWE-102 - SW Development-Management Plan
SWE-103 - Software CM Plan
SWE-104 - Software Test Plan
SWE-105 - Software Maintenance Plan
SWE-106 - Software Assurance Plan
SWE-107 - SW Training Plan Contents
SWE-108 - Center SW Improvement Plan
SWE-138 - Software Safety Plan Contents
SWE-109 - Software Requirements Specification
SWE-110 - Software Data Dictionary
SWE-111 - Software Design Description
SWE-112 - Interface Design Description
SWE-113 - SW Change Request_Problem Report
SWE-114 - Software Test Procedures
SWE-115 - Software User Manual
SWE-116 - Software Version Description
SWE-117 - Software Metrics Report
SWE-118 - Software Test Report
SWE-119 - Software Documentation
                   Requirements - Software Inspection,
                   Peer Reviews, Inspections

titleChapter 6. Tailoring, Engineering Technical Authority, and Compliance Measurement

SWE-120 - General Exclusion from Requirements
SWE-121 - Document Alternate Requirements
SWE-122 - Technical Authority Appointment
SWE-124 - ETA OCE Compliance
SWE-125 - Requirements Compliance Matrix
SWE-126 - Waiver and Deviation Considerations
SWE-139 - Shall Statements
SWE-140 - Partial Center (P(Center)) Requirements
SWE-127 - P (Center) OCE Concurrence
SWE-128 - Technical Authority Records
SWE-129 - OCE NPR Appraisals