Policy and Management

  title={Policy and Management},
  author={M. Keech},
August 1999 CROSSTALK The Journal of Defense Software Engineering 3 On March 23, 1999, Dr. Jacques Gansler, the Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition and Technology), added acquisition software oversight, along with management oversight for the Software Engineering Institute (SEI), to my other responsibilities as Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Science and Technology). Given that half of software projects double their original cost estimates, projects slip an average of 36 months, and one… Expand
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