COCOMO Suite Methodology and Evolution

  title={COCOMO Suite Methodology and Evolution},
  author={D B{\"o}hm and Ricardo Valerdi and Jo Ann Lane and A. Winsor Brown}
n the late 1970s and the early 1980s as software engineering was starting to take shape, software managers found they needed a way to estimate the cost of software development and to explore options with respect to software project organization , characteristics, and cost/schedule. Along with a number of commercial and proprietary cost/schedule estimation models, one of the answers to this need was the open-internal Constructive Cost Model (COCOMO). This and other models allowed users to reason… CONTINUE READING
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