Description This flowchart shows the software development cycle. You basically
design the system, code it and test it. When an error is found, it must be
determined whether the error is a design error or not. Coding errors can quickly
be fixed, but design errors may take longer.
Drawing Instructions First download the free trial version of RFFlow. It will allow
you to open any chart and make modifications.
Once RFFlow is installed, you can open the above chart in RFFlow by clicking
on software_development.flo. From there you can zoom in, edit, and print this
sample chart. It is often easier to modify an existing chart than to draw it from
To draw this chart without downloading it, run RFFlow and click on the More
Scroll to the Flowcharting folder and click the plus sign to open it.
Click the Colored With Reflections stencil and then click the Add Stencil button.