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Flashcards in Project Management Deck (15)
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Software project management ensures:

  • Software is delivered on schedule, with required features.

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Software project management success criteria

  • Deliver software on time
  • Deliver software on budget
  • Meet customer's expectations
  • Maintain well-functioning team

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Factors in project management

  • Company size
  • Customers
  • Software size
  • Software types
  • Organization culture
  • Software development processes

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Risk management

  • Identifying risks and drawing up plans to minimize effect on a project

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Risk classification

  • Project risks
  • Product risks
  • Business risks

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Risk management process

  • Risk identification
  • Risk analysis
  • Risk planning
  • Risk monitoring

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Risk identification

  • Estimation
  • Organizational
  • People
  • Technology
  • Tools

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Risk consequences

  • Catastrophic
  • Serious
  • Tolerable
  • Insignificant

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Risk planning

  • Consider each risk and develop a strategy to manage that risk.

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Risk monitoring

  • Assess each identified risk regularly to assess risk level.

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Poor people management

  • Important contributor to project failure

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Motivating people

  • Motivation means to organize work and people to encourage people to work effectively

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Personality types

  • Task oriented
  • Self-oriented
  • Interaction oriented

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Team work

  • Software engineering is a group activity.

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Team effectiveness

  • People in the group
  • Group organization
  • Technical and managerial communications