August 2020 Newsletter

2020 IT Confidence Speaker List Announced As you already know we are doing an online conference this year due to COVID.  It is broken up into 2 timezones enabling everyone around the world to be able to attend all or part of the conference. Being virtual has enabled ISBSG to provide this conference FREE.  This […]

May 2020 Newsletter

2020 IT Confidence Conference You are invited to attend the annual IT Confidence Conference – a virtual conference that will be accessible to all IT and metrics professionals. This is our first virtual conference enabling more people to join than ever before. The proposed dates are: August 28 in the Europe favorable timezone – Netherlands/Italy/Spain […]

March 2020 Newsletter

A message from ISBSG   As global citizens, we currently face one of the most challenging periods in our generation, battling against COVID-19.  May you, your family and community stay safe and find strength and hope. ISBSG head office is located in Australia.  As we watch world news reports, our thoughts and prayers are with […]

February 2020 Newsletter

Save on ISBSG Products Now   Did you know that ISBSG products are priced in Australian dollars? Due to currency fluctuations, the Australian dollar is at its lowest, relative to the USD and Euro, in 11 years.  It’s a great time to buy an ISBSG data license or ISBSG products.   So, if you are an international customer, […]

December 2019 Newsletter

                  We wish all of our readers a very merry Christmas. We hope that 2020 is filled with happiness and prosperity for you. Note: the ISBSG office will be closed from December 25th to January 1st.   ISBSG…the story so far             […]

November 2019 Newsletter

Benchmarking Your Project How often have you worked on a software project that has run behind schedule or over budget? It would be surprising to hear you say “No! Never!”  Most of us have experienced the urgency associated with a “late” project; where throwing more resources at the project pushes up the costs but doesn’t […]

October 2019 Newsletter

National Congress of Software Measurement & Estimation 2019 You are invited to the National Congress of Software Measurement and Estimation, CNMES.  This is part of the 7th International Research Conference and Innovation in Software Engineering (CONISOFT2019). Do not miss this forum where there will be an exchange of ideas related to the measurement and estimation […]

Sept 2019 Newsletter

News from the 2019 IT Conference L-R: Immediate past ISBSG President – Harold van Heeringen, Agilean partner/snr consultant – Owen Chen, YHAT Inc CEO – Masayuki Kayijama,  ISBSG Exec Director – Paula Holmberg, new ISBSG President – Pierre Almén. In August 2019, ISBSG’s Gold partner – China SPI (Software Process Improvement) – hosted the annual […]

May 2019 Newsletter

New Release of the ISBSG Data The International Software Benchmarking Standards Group (ISBSG) is pleased to announce the 2019 release of the Development & Enhancements software data repository. Almost 1000 projects, releases and sprints have been added.  The number of new development projects, releases and series of sprints is now 9178.  Use the data for: • […]

February 2019 Newsletter

ISBSG releases new data collection form for Agile teams Together with FIS Global, a global leader in financial software, ISBSG has constructed a new data collection questionnaire to capture the performance of Agile teams. This is very important, as in general, ISBSG sees the following happening in the world: The world is turning Agile. More […]