Can you Trust a Single Data Source Exploratory Software Engineering Case Study?

@article{Bratthall2002CanYT,
  title={Can you Trust a Single Data Source Exploratory Software Engineering Case Study?},
  author={Lars Bratthall and Magne J\orgensen},
  journal={Empirical Software Engineering},
  year={2002},
  volume={7},
  pages={9-26}
}
As the demand for empirical evidence for claims of improvements in software development and evolution has increased, the use of empirical methods such as case studies has grown. In case study methodology various types of triangulation is a commonly recommended technique for increasing validity. This study investigates a multiple data source case study with the objective of identifying whether more findings, trustworthier findings and other findings are made using multiple data source… CONTINUE READING
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