The requirements defined in ISO/IEC 33002:2015 can be used by or on behalf of an organization to
a) facilitate self-assessment,
b) provide a basis for improving process performance and mitigating process-related risk,
c) produce a rating of the achievement of the relevant process quality characteristic, and
d) provide an objective benchmark between organizations.
ISO/IEC 33002:2015 is applicable across all application domains and sizes of organization.