Chaos: The Common Cause of Data Warehousing Project Failures
Data warehousing project failures not appropriate for managing every situation or even every kind of project. Project management does apply to great many situations. It is not only in large scale infrequent undertakings that project management applies. Its in all kinds of smaller more frequent activities as well. As long as the activities are directed to some what different unfamiliar goals that require co-operation from several parties project management might be appropriate. This paper is to identify the major factors contributing to chaos in software development with respect to a multiple case study of 100 software projects undertaken by various software firms in India during the year 2008. The goal question Metric approach is employed to guide the data collection procedure.