Identifying Software Project Risks: An International Delphi Study

@inproceedings{Schmidt1996IdentifyingSP,
  title={Identifying Software Project Risks: An International Delphi Study},
  author={Roy C. Schmidt and Kalle Lyytinen and Mark Keil and Paul E. Cule},
  booktitle={ICIS},
  year={1996}
}
Advocates of software risk management claim that by identifying and analyzing threats to success (i.e., risks) action can be taken to reduce the cbance of failure ofa project. The first step in theriskmanagement process is to identify tbe risk itself, so tbat appropriate countermeasures can be taken. One problem in this task, however, is that no validated lists are available to help the project manager understand the nature and types of risks typically faced in a software project. This paper… CONTINUE READING
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