Accession Number : ADA262260


Title :   Software Measurement Guidebook Version 01.00.00


Corporate Author : SOFTWARE PRODUCTIVITY CONSORTIUM HERNDON VA


Personal Author(s) : Cruickshank, Robert ; Gaffney, John ; Werling, Richard


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a262260.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 176


Abstract : The Software Measurement Guidebook provides a set of quantitative management methods designed to help you improve your management of large software projects. The methods presented, which are based on experience on such projects, have proven effective and inexpensive. The guidebook presents state- of-the-art materials, much of which is also state-of-practice in various development organizations. It supports the objectives of quantitative management: establishment of goals, prediction/estimation of product and process, and assessment to support project and process control and modification. The guidebook prescribes the measurements that you need to take to satisfy various software management objectives but not the actions that you might take as a result of them.


Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING , *COMPUTER PROGRAMMING , *LIFE CYCLE MANAGEMENT , COMPUTER PROGRAMS , INSTRUCTION MANUALS , COMPUTER PROGRAM RELIABILITY , QUALITY CONTROL , DATA MANAGEMENT


Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE