Entries by angela

Software Cost Estimator Becomes a Real Profession!

In the IT industry, estimation maturity processes on average are still quite low. Unfortunately, large sums of money are still wasted because projects are not estimated professionally.  This results in cost and schedule overruns. One of the issues in the industry is the fact that the Software Cost Estimator is not a recognized profession yet. […]

May 2018 Newsletter

Call for presentations for IT Confidence 2018 The 2018 IT Confidence and ISBSG workshop will be hosted by Gold member Mexican Association of Software Metrics (AMMS) in Mexico City on September 12. The Call for Presentations and the IT Confidence 2018 website with all information regarding the event is available at IT Confidence Website The Mexican […]

April 2018 Newsletter

Call for papers for IT Confidence 2018 The 2018 IT Confidence and ISBSG workshop will be hosted by Gold member Mexican Association of Software Metrics (AMMS) in Mexico City on September 12.  AMMS is a more recent Gold member of ISBSG and we are delighted that they have offered to host the IT Confidence 2018.  […]

March 2018 Newsletter

Now available: Release 2018 R1 of the Development & Enhancement data repository! (>8250 projects, releases and sprints) The International Software Benchmarking Standards Group (ISBSG) announces the new release of the Development & Enhancements data repository. The number of new development projects, releases and series of sprints is now over 8200. The data can be used […]

New Release of ISBSG Development & Enhancement Data for 2018

ISBSG is pleased to announce the new release of the Development & Enhancement data repository for 2018.. The number of new development projects, releases and series of sprints is now over 8200. Use the latest release of the ISBSG data for: improved software project estimation reality checks of proposals better project control scope management (supplier) performance […]

December 2017 Newsletter

The New Release of the ISBSG Data is Coming! ISBSG is excited to announce the new release of the Development & Enhancement (D&E) data in January 2018. ISBSG Corporate subscribers will be sent the new release of the data, as part of their subscription.  Find out how you can enjoy the benefits of a Corporate […]

November 2017 Newsletter

Estimating the Required Team Size of Agile Teams ISBSG has created a new section of the website dedicated to Agile called “Agile Corner“.  A recent addition is a free report on How to Estimate the Required Team Size of Agile Teams . This is the first in a series of tutorials on how to use ISBSG data […]

2017 IT Conference

The 2017 IT Confidence Conference was hosted by Gold partner China Software Process Improvement (China SPI) in September in Beijing. Go to the IT Confidence Conference 2017 web page for more information on the event. Displayed below are the presentations from the 2017 IT Confidence Conference Software Project Benchmarking & Estimation: Contribution of COSMIC FPs – Alain Abran […]