Software development is a complicated process. It requires careful planning and execution to meet the goals.
Sometimes a developer must react quickly and aggressively to meet ever-changing market demands. Maintaining software quality hinders fast-paced software development,as many testing cycles are necessary to ensure quality products.
Software Development Life Cycle
The software development life cycle (SDLC) is a framework defining tasks performed at each step in the software development process. SDLC is a structure followed by a development team within the software organization. It consists of a detailed plan describing how to develop, maintain and replace specific software. The life cycle defines a methodology for improving the quality of software and the overall development process.
The software development life cycle is also known as the software development process.