Issue No.03 - May/June (2009 vol.26)
Stan Rifkin , Master Systems
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2009.69
Two articles address aspects of software measurement. One finds some unifying concepts among the alternative ways to measure function points and presents a common model. The other proposes rules of thumb to employ when specifying and buying software; it therefore also offers advice to bidders.
functional size measurement, function points, software acquisition, winner's curse
Stan Rifkin, "Guest Editor's Introduction: Software Measurement", IEEE Software, vol.26, no. 3, pp. 70, May/June 2009, doi:10.1109/MS.2009.69