Last modified: 2013-06-21
Right software acquisition is important to the success of an organization. This paper presents approaches to software acquisition. It compares two main streams, which are ISO standard and CMM models. Draft of a software acquisition process is based mainly on ISO standard 12207:2008. This process consists from strategy planning, implementation of acquisition procedure, acquisition preparing, identification of potential supplier, make or buy decision, supplier selection, agreement acceptance and closure.