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2016 Joint Conference of the International Workshop on Software Measurement and the International Conference on Software Process and Product Measurement (2016)
Berlin, Germany
Oct. 5, 2016 to Oct. 7, 2016
ISBN: 978-1-5090-4147-3
pp: 191-194
ABSTRACT
Software Non-functional Assessment Process is a non-functional size measurement method proposed by the International Function Point Users Group. It can be used to measure the size of non-functional requirements related to usability of graphical user interfaces (UI). Unfortunately, measuring such requirements seems time-consuming because it requires identifying all UI elements and graphical properties that were configured to meet these requirements. In this paper, we propose a semi-automated approach to measure size of non-functional related to user interfaces of web applications. The method takes as an input a set of exemplary screens of application (HTML and CSS) and rules describing the mapping between HTML elements and UI Elements. The method provides a list of UI Elements and graphical properties that were configured as an output. We preliminarily validated the proposed method using a prototype tool that we had developed.
INDEX TERMS
HTML, Cascading style sheets, Size measurement, User interfaces, Prototypes, Software measurement, Software
CITATION

H. Mansoor and M. Ochodek, "Towards Semi-Automatic Size Measurement of User Interfaces in Web Applications with IFPUG SNAP," 2016 Joint Conference of the International Workshop on Software Measurement and the International Conference on Software Process and Product Measurement(IWSM Mensura), Berlin, Germany, 2016, pp. 191-194.
doi:10.1109/IWSM-Mensura.2016.037
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