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Software Metrics, IEEE International Symposium on (1999)
Boca Raton, Florida
Nov. 4, 1999 to Nov. 6, 1999
ISSN: 1530-1435
ISBN: 0-7695-0403-5
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Industry Workshop
Keynote

OO Software Process Improvement with Metrics (Abstract)

Brian Henderson-Sellers , University of Technology at Sydney
pp. 2
Session 1A: Setting up Software Measurement Programs

Determinants of Success in Software Measurement Programs: Initial Results (Abstract)

Dennis R. Goldenson , Carnegie Mellon University
Tridas Mukhopadhyay , Carnegie Mellon University
Anandasivam Gopal , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 10

Measurements Should Generate Value, Rather than Data (Abstract)

Hans Van Vliet , Vrije Universiteit
Frank Niessink , Vrije Universiteit
pp. 31
Session 1B: Studies of Object-Oriented Systems I

Dynamic Metrics for Object Oriented Designs (Abstract)

Hany H. Ammar , West Virginia University
Sherif M. Yacoub , West Virginia University
Tom Robinson , West Virginia University
pp. 50

Function Point Measurement Tool for UML Design Specification (Abstract)

Takuya Uemura , Osaka University
Shinji Kusumoto , Osaka University
Katsuro Inoue , Osaka University
pp. 62
Session 2A: Project Management I

Re-Planning for a Successful Project Schedule (Abstract)

Martin Shepperd , Bournemouth University
Austen Rainer , Bournemouth University
pp. 72
Session 2B: Novel Measurement Approaches

Measuring Functionality and Productivity in Web-Based Applications: A Case Study (Abstract)

Maurizio Morisio , University of Maryland at College Park
Daniele Romano , Politecnico di Torino
Vasilis Spahos , Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Ioannis Stamelos , Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
pp. 111

Measuring Coupling and Cohesion: An Information-Theory Approach (Abstract)

Taghi M. Khoshgoftaar , Florida Atlantic University
Edward B. Allen , Florida Atlantic University
pp. 119
Session 3A: Data Analysis Methods

An Investigation of Analysis Techniques for Software Datasets (Abstract)

Susan Linkman , Keele University
Lesley Pickard , Keele University
Barbara Kitchenham , Keele University
pp. 130

Assessing Uncertain Predictions of Software Quality (Abstract)

Edward B. Allen , Florida Atlantic University
Xiaojing Yuan , Florida Atlantic University
Taghi M. Khoshgoftaar , Florida Atlantic University
pp. 159
Session 3B: Maintenance Studies
Session 4A: Project Management II

Using Metrics to Manage the End-Game of a Software Project (Abstract)

Tracy Freeman , Hewlett-Packard Company
Troy Pearse , Hewlett-Packard Company
Paul Oman , University of Idaho
pp. 207
Session 4B: Studies of Object-Oriented Systems II

An Empirical Study into the Use of Measurement to Support OO Design Evaluation (Abstract)

Martin Shepperd , Bournemouth University
Steve Webster , Bournemouth University
Colin Kirsopp , Bournemouth University
pp. 230

An Empirical Study on Object-Oriented Metrics (Abstract)

Mei-Huei Tang , State University of New York at Albany
Mei-Hwa Chen , State University of New York at Albany
Ming-Hung Kao , State University of New York at Albany
pp. 242

Estimating the Size of Changes for Evolving Object Oriented Systems: A Case Study (Abstract)

G. Antoniol , University of Sannio
A. de Lucia , University of Sannio
G. Canfora , University of Sannio
pp. 250
Session 5A: COTS Studies

Framework Based Software Development: Investigating the Learning Effect (Abstract)

Maurizio Morisio , University of Maryland at College Park
Daniele Romano , Politecnico di Torino
pp. 260

Benchmarking COTS Projects Using Data Envelopment Analysis (Abstract)

Ingunn Myrtveit , The Norwegian School of Management
Erik Stensrud , Ernst & Young Management Consulting
pp. 269

Quantitative Approaches for Assessing the Value of COTS-Centric Development (Abstract)

Hakan Erdogmus , National Research Council of Canada
Jennifer Vandergraaf , National Research Council of Canada
pp. 279
Session 5B: Technology Evaluation

Measuring Clone Based Reengineering Opportunities (Abstract)

Michel Dagenais , Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal
Kostas Kontogiannis , University of Waterloo
Ettore Merlo , Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal
Bruno Lague , Bell Canada
Magdalena Balazinska , Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal
pp. 292

Measuring Domain Engineering Effects on Software Change Cost (Abstract)

Harvey Siy , Lucent Technologies
Audris Mockus , Lucent Technologies
pp. 304

Quantitative Modeling of Software Reviews in an Industrial Setting (Abstract)

Oliver Laitenberger , Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering
Dieter Stoll , Lucent Technologies Network Systems GmbH
Marek Leszak , Lucent Technologies Network Systems GmbH
Khaled El Emam , National Research Council
pp. 312
Session 6: Panel I

Can Metrics and Models be Applied Across Multiple Releases or Projects? (Abstract)

Taghi Khoshgoftar , Florida Atlantic University
George Stark , IBM Global Services
Paul Oman , University of Idaho
Wendel Jones , Nortel
Norman Schneidewind , Naval Postgraduate School
pp. 324
Concluding Panel

Empirical Software Engineering Research Ethics (Abstract)

Norm Vinson , National Research Council Canada
Janice Singer , National Research Council Canada
pp. 326

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 327
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