Accession Number : ADA328098

Title :   Software Acquisition Risk Management Key Process Area (KPA) - A Guidebook Version 1.0.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INST

Personal Author(s) : Gallagher, Brian P. ; Alberts, Christopher J. ; Barbour, Richard E.

PDF Url : ADA328098

Report Date : AUG 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 104

Abstract : In this guidebook, we hope to provide sponsors of acquisition improvement programs and their immediate staff with guidelines on how to implement a software acquisition risk management program satisfying the goals of the Acquisition Risk Management (ARM) Key Process Area (KPA) of the Software Acquisition Capability Maturity Model(SM) (SA-CMM(SM)). Brief overviews of software acquisition and the SA-CMM are included.

Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, USER MANUALS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, RISK, ACQUISITION, OBJECT ORIENTED PROGRAMMING.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE