• Corpus ID: 16341134

Aligning Software Development Investment Decisions with the Markets

  title={Aligning Software Development Investment Decisions with the Markets},
  author={Hakan Erdogmus},
Risk, or exposure to uncertainty, is an inherent part of software development. Therefore, risk is an important factor in making investment decisions about software development. This position paper illustrates a disciplined approach to treating risk, an approach that allows software development decisions to be aligned with the capital markets. We start from the premise that uncertainty creates value when managed properly. Then we show using a real options approach that if the markets contain… 
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