Able to be transferred or made over to the possession of another
- Transferability applies to both development and post-development hand offs.
- The application must be conducive to team development, allowing a developer to work in a discrete component of the application without having ill effects on others working in other components.
- Each component must have more than one SME.
- If the application is to be handed off to the client, to a tester, or to/from a contractor, it must be documented appropriately.