Using Quality Attributes to Improve Acquisition
May 2014 - PodcastIn this podcast, Patrick Place describes research aimed at determining how acquisition quality attributes can be expressed and used to facilitate alignment among the software architecture and acquisition strategy.
Using Quality Attributes to Improve AcquisitionMay 2014 - PodcastIn this podcast, Patrick Place describes research aimed at determining how acquisition quality attributes can be expressed and used to facilitate alignment among the software architecture and acquisition strategy.
Applying Agile in the DoD: Fifth PrincipleJanuary 2014 - PodcastIn this episode, the fifth in a series, Suzanne Miller and Mary Ann Lapham discuss the application of the fifth principle, Build projects around motivated individuals.
A Defect Prioritization Method Based on the Risk Priority NumberNovember 2013 - White PaperThis white paper provides a description of a generalized technique that could be used with any type of system to assist the program office in addressing and resolving conflicting views and creating a better value system for defining releases.
Applying Agile in the DoD: Fourth PrincipleOctober 2013 - PodcastIn this episode, the fourth in a series about the application of agile principles in the DOD, Suzanne Miller and Mary Ann Lapham discuss the application of the fourth principle, "Business people and developers must work together daily."
Acquisition ArchetypesSeptember 2013 - PodcastIn this episode, Bill Novak talks about his work with acquisition archetypes and how they can be used to help government programs avoid problems in software development and systems acquisition.
Applying Agile in the DoD: Third PrincipleAugust 2013 - PodcastA discussion of the application of the third Agile principle, "Deliver working software frequently, from a couple of weeks to a couple of months, with a preference to the shorter timescale."
Common Testing Problems: Pitfalls to Prevent and MitigateJuly 2013 - PodcastDon Firesmith discusses problems that occur during testing as well as a framework that lists potential symptoms by which each can be recognized, potential negative consequences, and potential causes, and makes recommendations for preventing them.
Joint Programs and Social DilemmasJune 2013 - PodcastIn this episode, SEI researcher Bill Novak discusses joint programs and social dilemmas, which have become increasingly common in defense acquisition, and the ways in joint program outcomes can be affected by their underlying structure.