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Acquisition Archetypes: Longer Begets Bigger

  • April 2009
  • Planning for a long development period doesn't always solve acquisition scheduling problems. Sometimes it makes them worse.
  • Acquisition Support
  • Publisher: Software Engineering Institute
  • Abstract

    From the Acquisition Support Program, one in a series of short papers on acquisition patterns of failure.

    Acquisition Archetype: Longer Begets Bigger

    Planning for a long development period doesn't always solve acquisition scheduling problems. Sometimes it makes them worse.

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