# Automation of Software Cost Estimation using Neural Network Technique

@article{Kumar2014AutomationOS, title={Automation of Software Cost Estimation using Neural Network Technique}, author={Gaurav Kumar and P. Bhatia}, journal={International Journal of Computer Applications}, year={2014}, volume={98}, pages={11-17} }

ABSTRACT Software cost estimation is one of the most challenging tasks in software engineering. Over the past years the estimators have used parametric cost estimation models to establish software cost, however the challenges to accurate cost estimation keep evolving with the advancing technology. A detailed review of various cost estimation methods developed so far is presented in this paper. Planned effort and actual effort has been comparison in detail through applying on NASA projects… Expand

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