Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University

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Mary C. Ward
February 2019 - Video The SEI, a DoD FFRDC

Authors: Mary C. Ward

Mary Catherine Ward explains the unique work that the SEI does for the Department of Defense as a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC).

October 2007 - Technical Report COTS and Reusable Software Management Planning: A Template for Life-Cycle Management

Topics: Acquisition Support

This 2007 report presents a COTS and Reusable Software Management Plan that can serve as a guide for how to manage multiple COTS and other reusable software components in complex systems.

August 2006 - Technical Report Techniques for Developing an Acquisition Strategy by Profiling Software Risks

Topics: Acquisition Support

This report introduces a taxonomy of strategy drivers and strategy elements and provides a method for performing a comparative analysis of the strategy drivers and the resulting strategic choices for the elements.

January 2005 - Presentation A Method for Reasoning About an Acquisition Strategy

Topics: Acquisition Support

This presentation about software acquisition was given in January 2005 by Mary Catherine Ward and Joseph P. Elm.