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ISBSG welcomes new Gold Partner – KOSMA

ISBSG is pleased to announce that KOSMA (Korean Software Measurement Association) has joined as a Gold Partner. In Korea, KOSMA conduct research and educational projects.  These are based on a variety of information-related business costs in the neutral position of the ordering organization and the contractor. At the same time, they strive to form a […]

ISBSG welomes new Gold Partner – KOSMA

KOSMA (Korean Software Measurement Association) has just joined ISBSG as a Gold partner. KOSMA conduct research and educational projects in Korea. These are based on a variety of information-related business costs in the neutral position of the ordering organization and the contractor. At the same time, they strive to form a sound and productive information technology […]

2018 IT Conference

In September 2018, ISBSG Gold partner – AMMS (Mexican Assocation of Software Metrics) hosted the following events:The IT Confidence Conference 2018 and National Congress of Measurement and Estimation of Software (CNMES). See the presentations from the 2018 IT Confidence Conference below: Software Cost Estimation (finally a real profession) – Harold van Heeringen (ISBSG President) This presentation explores the […]

August 2018 Newsletter

Software Cost Estimation – finally a real profession! Estimation maturity processes on average are still quite low in the Software industry. Large sums of money continue to be wasted because projects were not estimated professionally, resulting in cost and schedule overruns. One of the issues across all of industry is the fact that the software […]

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. […]

Using Story Points with ISBSG Data

Using Story Points Together with ISBSG Benchmarking Data It is well known that agile teams use Story Points in their Planning Sprints for sizing work effort. Story Points are not a metrics but use Fibonacci categories to distinguish small (3) from medium (5) to large (8) to extra-large (13) effort size. When assigning user stories […]

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 […]