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NEC ECC: Assessing programme impact of a instruction which includes both a scope increase and decrease.

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When assessing the programme impact of a new instruction that includes both a scope increase and reduction, which method should be used (assuming both items are on the critical path):

a) assess the impact of the scope increase and decrease together (i.e partially mitigate each other)
b) assess the impact of the scope increase and decrease separately (i.e increase in terminal float and a delay in completion date)
asked Dec 20, 2017 in NEC3 Time by Kevin Cooper (250 points)  

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Option a) would be correct - assess the impact as a whole if it is all part of one event.
answered Dec 20, 2017 by Glenn Hide (60,030 points)  
selected Dec 20, 2017 by Kevin Cooper
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Kevin,

As Glenn has stated - if it is related to "one event" then yes it should be impacted as one. Assuming the instruction came through as an "addition/ omission of scope" in one instruction/ at the same time.

Regards,

K
answered Jan 5 by KMP2017 (660 points)