a partially ordered set of tasks performed to develop software
a set of activities, methods, and practices that guide people in the production of software
a set of activities, methods, practices, and transformations that people use to develop and maintain software and associated products
a set of activities, methods, practices and transformations used by people to develop software
a set of activities required to develop a software system
a set of tools and procedures used to produce a software product
A software process is a set of activities which, if done, will result in software. Itâ€™s important to recognize that all of the organizations that make software do have a software processâ€”but not all of them have a formal, or documented and repeatable, process.