Data Subscription

Subscribe to one of the world’s only repositories of IT project data. ISBSG has data for more than 10,600 Development & Enhancement projects and 1,177 Maintenance & Support applications.

Subscribe and receive all ISBSG data for all:

Development & Enhancement projects AND Maintenance & Support applications.

Use the ISBSG project data to improve your:




Outsourcing management

Standards compliance

Budget support

ISBSG Data – A Valuable Resource

ISBSG project data is submitted by IT companies and IT metrics organisations world-wide.

The ISBSG data is a valuable resource, used by academics and universities from around the world for their research.  Find out more about the use of ISBSG data for research,

The ISBSG Repositories

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Development & Enhancement Data

Well-respected organisations from around the world have contributed their software project data to the Development & Enhancement (D&E) Repository.
Some quick facts about the D&E Repository:
– Consists of more than 10,600 software projects
– Projects developed in more than 26 different countries
– Wide variety of industry and business types represented
The data includes:
– Project description details
– Size and size attributes
– Effort and effort attributes
– Defects
– Project schedule details
– Effort per phase
– Architecture
– Techniques
– Documentation used
– Platform details
Download a Demographics Report for the Development & Enhancement Repository.

Download a free sample of the Development & Enhancement data

Maintenance & Support Repository

A varied range of organisations (including Outsourcing companies) have contributed their application data to the Maintenance & Support Repository.
Some quick facts about the M&S Repository:
– Consists of approximately 1,177 projects
– Projects from around the world
– Wide variety of industry and business types
The data Includes:
– Organisation description details
– Project description details
– Effort breakdown for Maintenance activities
– Effort breakdown for Support activities
– Effort per application size rates
– Defect counts
– Platform
– Hardware
– Programming Languages Used
Download a Demographics Report for the Maintenance & Support Repository

Download a free sample of the Maintenance & Support Data

We’re Serious About data Quality

All data submitted to ISBSG is rigorously checked and cross-checked for quality, before being added to our Repositories.

The ISBSG data is trusted and used by some of the most significant companies in the industry. Analyses of the ISBSG data have been compared with analyses of other industry data and found to be consistent.

Your Data Subscription Includes

Data Subscription
$3,000 (single user 12 month license)
- Development & Enhancement Repository (Excel spreadsheet)
- Development & Enhancement Demographic report
- Maintenance & Support Repository (Excel spreadsheet)
- Maintenance & Support Demographic report