To help avoid scope creep, build a detailed work plan consisting of dates and deliverables
. The vendor implementation team should work with the client to develop a list of tasks which both teams agree on before proceeding with the project.
For T & M contracts, this requires that the contract professional, whether the buyer or the seller, assure that the contract does not contain firm deliverables
in the statement of work or any other part of the contract.
The working group, with the view to ensure that the planning system developed was comprehensive and effective, reviewed the entire family of deliverables
Multiple-element arrangements for a single client may charge a basic fee for a group of additional software products such as patches; upgrades and enhancements; post-contract customer support; or services including elements deliverable
only on an as-needed or as-available basis.
* Independent Quality Assurance Reviews of deliverable
documents before or as they go to our clients.
(This finding should be of real concern to you...especially after so many authors in this magazine and so many speakers at IABC conferences have called for a shift away from "deliverables
" toward what we really need.)
CMS encapsulates a deliverable
's process within its definition, so it's easier to reuse process definitions than with typical work-flow-management systems.
Based on the number of Compuware shares outstanding and shares deliverable
under RSUs as of October 20, 2014, holders of Compuware common stock will receive 0.14025466 shares of Covisint common stock in the distribution with respect to each outstanding share of Compuware common stock they own at the close of business on the record date, and holders of RSUs will receive 0.14025466 shares of Covisint common stock in the distribution with respect to each share of Compuware common stock deliverable
under the RSUs they hold at the close of business on the record date.
The board said it has authorized the distribution to Compuware shareholders of all of its shares of Covisint common stock (31,384,920 shares as of today) on October 31, 2014, the distribution date, as a pro rata dividend on shares of Compuware common stock, and on shares of Compuware common stock deliverable
under restricted stock units relating to Compuware common stock outstanding on October 20, 2014, the record date.
The role of facilitator (which rotated among team members) was to keep discussion relevant, keep the team focused on the weekly deliverable
at hand, and guide the discussion.
USPG alleges that the Air Force improperly considered JXT's proposal to furnish a prototype as a deliverable
in making its selection decision.