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The Compatibility and Conflict between XP Method and Level Two of CMMI-Dev1.2

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2018
Moath Husni, Omar Tarawneh, Mejhem Al-tarawneh, Ali Naimat

Moath Husni, Omar Tarawneh, Mejhem Al-tarawneh and Ali Naimat. The Compatibility and Conflict between XP Method and Level Two of CMMI-Dev1.2. International Journal of Computer Applications 182(20):5-11, October 2018. BibTeX

	author = {Moath Husni and Omar Tarawneh and Mejhem Al-tarawneh and Ali Naimat},
	title = {The Compatibility and Conflict between XP Method and Level Two of CMMI-Dev1.2},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {October 2018},
	volume = {182},
	number = {20},
	month = {Oct},
	year = {2018},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {5-11},
	numpages = {7},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2018917967},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


Capability Maturity Model Integration for Development Version 1.2 (CMMI-Dev1.2) is a common and popular model for controlling project development process, improving quality, and capacity evaluation. On the other side, eXtreme Programming (XP) is the one of the most popular and effective agile development method to be used for Small Software Development Firms (SSDFs). Furthermore, XP is a lightweight method that helps SSDFs in implementing the Software Process Improvement (SPI) activities as it is the more compatible method for SPI models and standards such as CMMI-Dev1.2. This paper discusses the compatibility of XP practices to the level two of CMMI-Dev1.2.


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CMMI-Dev1.2, XP Method