Applied Software Measurement by Capers Jones

Applied Software Measurement by Capers Jones

By Capers Jones

Show description

Read or Download Applied Software Measurement PDF

Best database storage & design books

DB2(R) Universal Database V8 Application Development Certification Guide

I purchased this ebook since it was once on a urged studying record for varied DB2 UDB Certifications. I had already had good fortune with of the opposite concepts so i thought this might be valuable in addition. i could not were extra fallacious. After examining Sanders DB2 learn consultant for the basics (Test #700) and passing the examination, the appliance Developer used to be the following logical step.

Fast SOA

With out the correct controls to control SOA improvement, the ideal set of instruments to construct SOA, and the suitable aid of intriguing new protocols and styles, your SOA efforts can lead to software program that promises only one. five transactions in step with moment (TPS) on pricey sleek servers. it is a catastrophe firms, enterprises, or associations steer clear of by utilizing Frank Cohen's FastSOA styles, try method, and structure.

Efficient Usage of Adabas Replication: A Practical Solution Finder

In today’s IT association replication turns into a growing number of a necessary know-how. This makes software program AG’s occasion Replicator for Adabas a massive a part of your info processing. atmosphere the suitable parameters and setting up the simplest community verbal exchange, in addition to picking out the effective aim parts, is key for effectively enforcing replication.

The DATA Bonanza: Improving Knowledge Discovery in Science, Engineering, and Business

Whole assistance for gaining knowledge of the instruments and strategies of the electronic revolutionWith the electronic revolution starting up large possibilities in lots of fields, there's a becoming want for experienced execs who can increase data-intensive structures and extract info and information from them. This publication frames for the 1st time a brand new systematic process for tackling the demanding situations of data-intensive computing, delivering choice makers and technical specialists alike with useful instruments for facing our exploding information collections.

Additional resources for Applied Software Measurement

Example text

The SOX measures attempt to expand and reform corporate financial measurements to ensure absolute honesty, integrity, and accountability. Failure to comply with SOX criteria can lead to felony charges for corporate executives, with prison terms of up to 20 years and fines of up to $500,000. However, the Sarbanes-Oxley measures apply only to major public companies with revenues in excess of $75,000,000 per annum. The first implementation of SOX measures seemed to require teams of 25 to 50 executives and information technology specialists working for a year or more to establish the SOX control framework.

The 25 activities are accounting abstractions used to accumulate costs in a convenient manner. Any given activity, such as “requirements,” obviously consists of a number of significant subactivities or specific tasks. Indeed, even small software projects may require hundreds of specific tasks in a full work breakdown structure; large projects may require many thousands. A task-level chart of accounts, although capable of high precision, tends to be very cumbersome for cost accumulation, since project staff must record times against a very large number of individual tasks.

0 function points per staff month. S. 7 function points per staff month based on the cumulative results of roughly 6,700 software projects. 9 function points per staff month based on the cumulative results of about 12,500 projects. Additional details will be provided in Chapter 3. But the increase is deceptive. Traditional systems and information systems applications have not improved by very much. But a host of new Web applications have been under development that demonstrate rather high productivity rates.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.99 of 5 – based on 12 votes
Comments are closed.