Book 2005

Best Practices in Software Measurement

How to use metrics to improve project and process performance

ISBN: 978-3-540-20867-9 (Print) 978-3-540-26734-8 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XI

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-8

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 9-34

    Making Metrics a Success — The Business Perspective

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    Chapter

    Pages 35-47

    Planning the Measurement Process

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    Chapter

    Pages 49-62

    Performing the Measurement Process

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    Chapter

    Pages 63-79

    Introducing a Measurement Program

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    Chapter

    Pages 81-94

    Measurement Infrastructures

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    Chapter

    Pages 95-114

    Size and Effort Estimation

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    Chapter

    Pages 115-132

    Project Control

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    Chapter

    Pages 133-156

    Defect Detection and Quality Improvement

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    Chapter

    Pages 157-180

    Software Process Improvement

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    Chapter

    Pages 181-201

    Software Performance Engineering

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    Chapter

    Pages 203-216

    Service Level Management

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    Chapter

    Pages 217-224

    Case Study: Building an Intranet Measurement Application

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    Chapter

    Pages 225-242

    Case Study: Measurements in IT Projects

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    Chapter

    Pages 243-257

    Case Study: Metrics in Maintenance

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    Chapter

    Pages 259-268

    Metrics Communities and Resources

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 269-300