Chapter 2

Design and Development Models and Processes

Introduction

Whether your application is being developed by a large corporation or is the single application developed by a small start-up, teams need processes and mechanisms for designing and coding the features, as well as for creating and tracking development and release milestones. While large software teams may take years to develop and release a single application, other teams work in short cycles with multiple releases. Understanding the type of model your team uses helps you design and create your interface text by keeping in step with the rest of the team and the development cycle.

What are Design and Development Models?

Design and development models provide the framework for creating ...

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