A global & independent source of software metrics data for IT projects

We help the world’s IT organizations achieve successful project outcomes.

Serving the software metrics community since 1997

A trusted source of software metrics data and advice to IT organisations.

Assisted organizations from around the world to achieve IT success

Enabled IT and metrics organizations to improve the planning and estimation of their IT projects

Supported IT research in 80+ universities

Provided valuable resources for academic research.


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Use ISBSG data to benchmark your IT projects and improve your planning and estimation.

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Accurate estimations are essential for the success of your project.

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Determine the factors that impact your project’s productivity.

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Learn about productivity, estimation and team size in Agile.

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Compare your project’s estimates to the best in the software industry.

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Maintenance & Support

A significant proportion of your IT systems’ budget may be spent on maintenance and support.

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Learn about the importance of software size, as an important factor in estimating cost.

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Discover how customer satisfaction, cost-effectiveness and quality can be maintained with outsourcing.

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Project Control

Learn about the factors that affect the schedule and budget of your project.

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