Issue No.02 - March/April (2009 vol.26)
Barry Boehm , University of Southern California
Magne Jørgensen , Simula Research Laboratory
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2009.47
Which is better for estimating software project resources: formal models, as instantiated in estimation tools, or expert judgment? Two luminaries, Magne Jørgensen and Barry Boehm, debate this question.
software project estimation, estimation tools, expert judgment, software development, process improvement
Barry Boehm, Magne Jørgensen, "Software Development Effort Estimation: Formal Models or Expert Judgment?", IEEE Software, vol.26, no. 2, pp. 14-19, March/April 2009, doi:10.1109/MS.2009.47