Development and Deployment Roles
The CCM is more than just a framework for developing components. It also attempts to identify the stages along the way to reaching a working deployed application. A number of roles are defined that represent each of these stages. For each role, it is possible to define a set of tasks and responsibilities. Full-featured implementations of the CCM will provide specific tools for each role.
There are four principal roles in the CCM:
These roles are discussed in the following sections.
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