Descope

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Descope

To reduce the number of deliverables to be completed. For example, if a project has three deliverables but has only finished two of them by the deadline, the project may be descoped to make it appear successful.
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As BOS-I and integrated base defense controls and protects throughout the base security zone, the CMRE S2/FP becomes important and a contributor/enabler as all organic assists are moved or descoped.
We also adjusted the schedule several times based on the knowledge of developer velocity and features that could be descoped and/or deferred.
Navy leaders have been warning for years that increased deployments, longer deployment schedules, reduced and narrowed training, rescheduled and descoped depot maintenance periods and limited opportunities for unit level training and maintenance routinely exceeded guidelines.
Work would have been descoped under the old regime and it will have to be descoped under the new one" he said.
In 2007 an independent review put the expected cost to completion of a descoped (reduced scope) project at pounds 5.
NASA plans to implement this architecture through a "go as you can afford to pay" approach, wherein lower-priority efforts would be deferred, descoped, or discontinued to allow NASA to stay within its available budget profile.
space station research activities would be descoped from the broadly-based program that was planned, to only research needed to support extended stays by humans on the Moon and eventual trips to Mars; and NASA would end its involvement in the space station program by 2016.