Software Metrics: Establishing a Company-Wide Program

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PTR Prentice-Hall, 1987 - Computers - 288 pages
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Measuring the beginning; A process focus; The strategy; Initial data and research; Establishing standards; The selling of metrics; The human element; The need for tools; Some early success stories; A company-wide database; Reflections on the meaningfulness of data; Graphs for top-level management; A training program; The care and feeding of a metrics; Twenty-twenty hindsight; A detailed software development process description; The new role of the software project manager; The final conclusion; Appendices; Index.

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To read: recommended by Jayson. He offered to lend it, actually. Read full review

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User Review  - Scott - Goodreads

This book is not quite as good as the Practical Software Metrics For Project Management And Process Improvement, but is related. This book talks about getting management buy in for getting a software metrics program going. Watts Humphrey Software Process books are more up to date on this topic. Read full review

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Contents

A PROCESS FOCUS
8
THE STRATEGY
16
ESTABLISHING STANDARDS
44
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