"The fact they did a pilot and decided not to proceed with the full thing? That's one of the reasons you do a pilot," he said. "It's better to have the pilot fail than have the whole program fail."
"But then it raises the question of what is the nature of the pilot, why did it fail and what are they doing instead," added Krigsman, whose firm has not been involved in the Air Force project. The question now is how the Air Force and CSC will address whatever deficiencies the pilots experienced going forward, he said.
Chris Kanaracus covers enterprise software and general technology breaking news for The IDG News Service. Chris's e-mail address is Chris_Kanaracus@idg.com