Measuring the sustainability of free/libre, open-source software (i.e. FLOSS) which is developed by the collaboration of programmers.
Historical IT project data can be used for data modelling. This is to enable forecasting of: project costs, schedules, defects and effort.
Software rates versus function point price? Discover the importance of FP Price and other normalized indicators against typical man hours used in software projects.
A discussion of: the key points when undertaking a modernization project and the use of Open Source and the costing of Cloud-based solutions.
Realistic and accurate estimations play an important role in the success of a project. Historical software project data supports accuracy.
An examination on the effect of: project size on productivity and the effort spent on phases of the project lifecycle. Agile projects are considered.
The use of accurate software measurement and benchmarking is shown to be a significant way to save project costs.
This presentation discusses the benefits of using Cosmic function points for the benchmarking and measurement of software projects.