Designing and developing software documentation

Type of document:
Standard
Organization:
ISO/IEC JTC1/SC7
Year:
2008
Description
ISO/IEC 26514, "Systems and software engineering -- Requirements for designers and developers of user documentation," provides requirements for the design and development of software user documentation as part of the life cycle processes. It defines the documentation process from the viewpoint of the documentation developer. It specifies the structure, content, and format for user documentation, and also provides informative guidance for user documentation style. It applies to both printed documentation and on-screen documentation.
Workflow stage:
1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6, 1.7, 1.8, 1.12, 1.13
Business value:
Web site:
http://www.iso.org/iso/pressrelease.htm?refid=Ref1270
http://www.iso.org/iso/home/store/catalogue_tc/catalogue_detail.htm?csnumber=43073

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