Risk Management

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To enter risk details for an element, follow the steps below:

1.Select the element.
2.Select the View | Project Management menu option. The Project Management window displays, showing the Resource Allocation tab.
3.Click on the Risks tab.
4.Click on the New button on the Project Management window toolbar. (If the window does not display as shown, click on the Show/Hide Properties button on the toolbar.)

The Risks tab enables you to enter the following data:

·A name for the risk (short description)
·The type of risk (click on the drop-down arrow and select, or type the name in; typed names are not added to the global risk type list)
·A weighting for the risk
·Some notes on the risk.

To edit an existing item, click on the required item in the list on the left of the window.

Note: Although Enterprise Architect does not currently provide detailed reports on risks within a model, you can use Automation Interface or similar tools to create your own custom reports based on risk information you enter.