An Investigation of Software Effort Phase Distribution Using Compositional Data Analysis

@article{Chatzipetrou2012AnIO,
  title={An Investigation of Software Effort Phase Distribution Using Compositional Data Analysis},
  author={Panagiota Chatzipetrou and Efi Papatheocharous and Lefteris Angelis and Andreas S. Andreou},
  journal={2012 38th Euromicro Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications},
  year={2012},
  pages={367-375}
}
One of the most significant problems faced by project managers is to effectively distribute the project resources and effort among the various project activities. Most importantly, project success depends on how well, or how balanced, the work effort is distributed among the project phases. This paper aims to obtain useful information regarding the correlation of the composition of effort attributed in phases for around 1,500 software projects of the ISBSG R11 database based on a promising… CONTINUE READING