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Why New Systems Fail: Revised Edition: An Insider’s Guide to Successful IT Projects by Phil Simon

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Chapter 17. Operational Changes and Risks

 

Life is a risk.

 
 --Diane Von Furstenberg

Up to this point, this book has focused on organizations migrating from legacy systems to more contemporary ones. However, the world is not a static place; people, processes, and systems are dynamic. Organizations face challenges of all kinds after activating their new systems. To be sure, these challenges are typically not as significant as those associated with going live. Still, executives and end users should never assume that system activation means that everyone ...

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