Definition Edit

Operations and Maintence (O&M) (also known as steady state) "costs refer to the expenses required to operate and maintain an IT asset in a production environment."[1]

Overview Edit

"[T]he O&M phase is often the longest phase of an investment and can consume more than 80 percent of the total lifecycle costs."[2]

References Edit

  1. Information Technology: Federal Agencies Need to Address Aging Legacy Systems, at 4.
  2. Id. at 20 n.29.

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