Accession Number : ADA267712


Title :   Reuse Economics Spreadsheet Model User Manual, Version 03.00.08.


Corporate Author : VIRGINIA CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FOR SOFTWARE REUSE AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER HERNDON


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a267712.pdf


Report Date : Jul 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 123


Abstract : This document is the user manual for version 3 of the Reuse Economics Spreadsheet Model tool, which provides automated support for performing economic analyses of various software reuse strategies. The tool is implemented on version 4.0 of the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet. You can operate it using either a Macintosh or an IBM-compatible PC. It provides both spreadsheet and graphics and capabilities. Section 2 summarizes the model, which is presented in detail in Cruickshank and Gaffney (1991). You should become familiar with this report before using the Reuse Economic Spreadsheet Model tool to use it with maximum effectiveness


Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAMS , *USER MANUALS , *REUSABLE EQUIPMENT , *ECONOMIC MODELS , COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION , STRATEGY , ENGINEERS , MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL , SOFTWARE ENGINEERING


Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Computer Programming and Software


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE