The 2017 version of the Project Planning (Phase Ratios) report has just been released. Would you like to benchmark the effort allocated to the phases of your project? This report provides a valuable insight into the effort ratios spent on each project phase, using projects from the ISBSG Repository. Both Enhancement projects and New Development […]
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ISBSG is pleased to offer you a copy of our short report – How to Estimate the Required Team Size of Agile Teams. Read more about this offer now.
ISBSG and LEDAmc Presented In Madrid, Spain at the The expo:QA’17 conference took place mid June in Madrid, Spain with more than 400 participants (from more than 200 different companies) that come from 22 different countries. The conference program was like a big candy store with everything that you could dream off about testing. […]
Software cost estimation is difficult and still not a genuine profession yet. Many organizations still use the ‘expert estimate’ in some form, which are basically opinions without a solid basis of data. Also, the practice of planning poker – assigning story points to backlog items – is in fact a form of an Expert estimate. Story […]
ISBSG Welcomes the Mexican Association of Software Metrics (AMMS) as a Gold Partner. The mission of the Mexican Association of Software Metrics (AMMS) (www.amms.org.mx) is: To assist IT professionals within the software development industry in Mexico. This is achieved by providing services for the promotion, collection, reference, and dissemination of […]
Detailed Information Read a summary report describing what you will find in the ISBSG repository – ISBSG D&E Data Demographics 2017 R1 Read descriptions of the fields contained in the ISBSG Data – ISBSG Repository Field Descriptions 2017 R1 Where did the projects come from? The projects have been submitted from 26 different countries. Major contributors […]
New Release of Data Repository This week the International Software Benchmarking Standards Group (ISBSG) announces the new release of the Development & Enhancements data repository: 2017R1. Over 500 projects have been added and the number of new development projects, releases and series of sprints is now over 8000. The data can be used for software […]
The Joint 13th CSI/IFPUG International Software Measurement & Analysis (ISMA13) Conference Mumbai March 6, 2017 John Ogilvie, ISBSG CEO, presented at the conference on “Using functional sizing to improve business success” and conducted a workshop on “Effective Applications Development Benchmarking”. Using IFPUG Functional Sizing and Historical Data to Improve Business Success The presentation demonstrates the […]
The 2017 IT Confidence and ISBSG workshop will be hosted by Gold partner China Software Process Improvement (China SPI) in September in Beijing. ISBSG is looking forward to return to China 9 years after the successful event in Nanjing (2008). Go to the IT Confidence Conference 2017 web page for more information on the event.
We are pleased to announce that the COSMIC organization joined the ISBSG as a Bronze Partner. COSMIC is the organization that created and maintains the COSMIC functional size measurement method. COSMIC is one of the six functional size measurement methods that comply to the ISO/IEC 14143 standard for functional size measurement. Currently the ISBSG ‘Developments […]