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A Validation of Object-Oriented Design Metrics as Quality Indicators
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This paper presents the results of a study in which we empirically investigated the suite of object-oriented (OO) design metrics introduced in (Chidamber and Kemerer, 1994). Expand
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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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Property-Based Software Engineering Measurement
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We propose a mathematical framework for software system measurement which is generic, because it is not specific to any particular software artifact, and rigorous,because it is based on precise mathematical concepts. Expand
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The TAME Project: Towards Improvement-Oriented Software Environments
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We present an improvement-oriented software engineering process model that uses the goal/question/metric paradigm to integrate the constructive and analytic aspects of software development. Expand
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Building Knowledge through Families of Experiments
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This paper discusses the experience of the authors in carrying out empirical studies, based upon a collection of experiments, in terms of a framework for organizing sets of related studies. Expand
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Iterative and incremental developments. a brief history
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In iterative and incremental development, the goal is to avoid a single-pass sequential, document-driven, gated-step approach. Expand
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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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A Methodology for Collecting Valid Software Engineering Data
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An effective data collection method for evaluating software development methodologies and for studying the software development process that uses goal-directed data collection to evaluate methodologies with respect to the claims made for them. Expand
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Software modeling and measurement: the Goal/Question/Metric paradigm
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The empirical investigation of Perspective-Based Reading
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We consider reading techniques a fundamental means of achieving high quality software. Expand
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