||Location (Not Relevant: All of the project teams are located in Hangzhou. They develop the similar software and follow the same organizational processes. So the location has no impact on the process implementation.)
Customer (Not Relevant: The customers are similar type. They follow the same organizational processes, so the customer has no impact on the process implementation.)
Size (Not Relevant: All of the projects are the similar size, so the project size has no impact on processes implementation.)
Organizational Structure: There are five development divisions in the OU. The design and verification processes in Embedded Product Department are different from other departments.
Type of Work: One is software development, the other one is software combined hardware development. The design and verification processes are different.
|Sampling Factor Values:
||Embedded Product Department (Organizational Structure): The application software projects are in Monitoring Software Product Department, Traffic Software Product Department, Platform R&D Department and Integrated Application Development Department.
Other department (Organizational Structure): The embedded software projects are in Embedded Product Department.
Software development (Type of Work): Only application software development.
Software and hardware development (Type of Work): They are mainly embedded software development and a little hardware development.
SW: All projects are application software development and not in Embedded Product Department.
49 People, 9 Basic Units
– Other department
– Software development
S&H: All projects include software and hardware development and in Embedded Product Department.
10 People, 2 Basic Units
– Software and hardware development
– Embedded Product Department