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The Goal Question Metric Approach
As with any engineering discipline, software development requires a measurement mechanism for feedback and evaluation. Measurement is a mechanism for creating a corporate memory and an aid inExpand
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THE EXPERIENCE FACTORY
This article presents an infrastructure, called the experience factory , aimed at capitalization and reuse of life cycle experience and products. The experience factory is a logical and physicalExpand
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Identifying and qualifying reusable software components
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Automated extraction and qualification of reusable software based on software models and metrics is explored. Expand
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Goal Question Metric (GQM) Approach
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As with any engineering discipline, software development requires a measurement mechanism for feedback and evaluation. Expand
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The software engineering laboratory - an operational software experience factory
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This paper discusses the SEL as a functioning example of an operational software experience factory and summarizes the characteristics of and major lessons learned from 15 years of SEL operations. Expand
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Improve Software Quality by Reusing Knowledge and Experience
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The approaches for improving quality in manufacturing processes don't work especially well for software development. Expand
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A COTS Selection Method and Experiences of Its Use
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The OTSO method has been developed to provide a basis for evaluating and selecting reusable components for software development. Expand
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A Function Point-Like Measure for Object-Oriented Software
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We present a method for estimating the size, and consequently effort and duration, of object oriented software development projects. Expand
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A reference architecture for the component factory
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A reference architecture is an implementation and organization independent representation of the component factory from which specific architectures can be derived by instantiation. Expand
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Definition and experimental evaluation of function points for object-oriented systems
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We present a method for estimating the size, and consequently effort and duration, of object oriented software development projects. Expand
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