Accession Number:

ADA133727

Title:

A Study of Programmer Productivity Metrics for Fleet Material Support Office (FMSO).

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

94.0

Abstract:

The demand for software programs is increasing at an ever faster pace than supply. As a result, software has become the most expensive part of a computer systems life cycle costs. Accordingly, software development efficiency has become a major managerial concern. This paper discusses the software development process within the context of the production function. It presents a comparison of various productivity models that are currently being discussed in the literature and a test of selected models. This paper is part of a group of papers which together provide recommendations to the Fleet Material Support Office FMSO to enhance its software development organization. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE