CS615 Software Project Management GDB Solution Spring 2014

“Software projects have tendency to get out of control because of the multiple activities that need to be monitored, tracked and controlled”. State your answer either in favor or against the stated statement.
Hint: You may consider risks associated with it (Project Delays).

Solution: One of the reasons why executives at many large corporations distrust software is because software projects have a tendency to run out of control and often fail to provide accurate status reports. As a result, top executives at the levels of senior vice presidents, COO, CEo find software to be extremely frustrating and unprofessional compares with other Operating Units.