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Enabling Evidence-Based Modernization

This poster on Evidence-Based Modernization (EEBM) was presented at the SEI Research Review 2016.

Software Engineering Institute


The GAO reports that most DoD business system modernization projects fail to establish a baseline within 2 years. These are not unprecedented systems – viable solutions exist, but choosing a solution involves stakeholders agreeing about the architecture approach and delivery sequence. We’ve found that in many cases, only a few decisions affect the solution cost and benefit, and we have developed a method and tool to help find those decisions that matter.