Checklist of Risk Management Techniques

To address the risk items mentioned in the Checklist of Software Risk Items you should plan for the following risk management techniques.


  1. Try to get the best staff for your project

  2. Match people's tasks to their abilities

  3. Be careful when building teams

  4. Send people on training, if they need additional knowledge

  5. Start with only few experts in the early phase of the project

  6. Use cost and schedule estimation methods

  7. Think about software reuse

  8. Early user manuals and prototyping

  9. Perform cost-benefit analysis

  10. Early verify requirements and design

  11. Plan for testing, verification and validation through the life-cycle

  12. Control process progress

  13. Use configuration management and quality assurance