Issue No. 03 - May/June (1997 vol. 14)
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Risk management in maintenance differs in major ways from risk management in development. Risk opportunities are more frequent, risks come from more diverse sources, and projects have less freedom to act on them. The authors describe how they dealt with these differences in a large US Navy software maintenance organization.
K. M. Adams, R. N. Charette and M. B. White, "Managing Risk in Software Maintenance," in IEEE Software, vol. 14, no. , pp. 43-50, 1997.