Define: Technological Risk

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Definition: Technological Risk

What is the dictionary definition of Technological Risk?

Dictionary Definition

  1. The inherent risk in project financing schemes that newly developed technology will not operate to specification.
  2. The risk to a business that emerges from changing technology.


Examples of Technological Risk in a sentence

An organisation may face technological risks if its hardware, software, and/or online applications is compromised by cyber-attack or equipment failure.

Synonyms For Technological Risk

technical risk, technical hazards

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Technological Risk. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. April 06, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Technological Risk. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: April 06, 2020).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Technological Risk are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 6th January, 2020