Item description for Software Measurement: Establish - Extract - Evaluate - Execute by Christof Ebert & Reiner Dumke...
Our world and our society are shaped and increasingly governed by software. Since software is so ubiquitous and embedded in nearly everything we are doing, we need to stay in control. We have to make sure that the systems and their software are running as we intend - or better. Software measurement is the discipline that assures that we stay in control.In this volume, Ebert and Dumke provide a comprehensive introduction to software measurement. They detail knowledge and experiences about software measurement in an easily understood, hands-on presentation. Brief references are embedded from world-renown experts such as Alain Abran, Luigi Buglione, Manfred Bundschuh, David N. Card, Ton Dekkers, Robert L. Glass, David A. Gustafson, Marek Leszak, Peter Liggesmeyer, Andreas Schmietendorf, Harry Sneed, Charles Symons, Ruediger Zarnekow and Horst Zuse. Many examples and case studies are provided from Global 100 companies such as Alcatel-Lucent, Atos Origin, Axa, Bosch, Deloitte, Deutsche Telekom, Shell, Siemens and Vector Consulting.This combination of methodologies and applications makes the book ideally suited for both professionals in the software industry and for scientists looking for benchmarks and experiences. Besides the many practical hints and checklists readers will also appreciate the large reference list, which includes links to metrics communities where project experiences are shared. Further information, continuously updated, can also be found on the Web site related to this book: http://metrics.cs.uni-magdeburg.de/.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.5" Width: 6.5" Height: 9.75" Weight: 2.4 lbs.
Release Date Aug 30, 2007
ISBN 3540716483 ISBN13 9783540716488
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More About Christof Ebert & Reiner Dumke
Dr.-Ing. Christof Ebert, Alcatel Paris, verantwortet als Director R&D Processes and Tools ??nderungsprojekte innerhalb von Alcatel. Er optimiert die globale Softwareentwicklung von Alcatel und ist an der Auswahl von Lieferanten f??r Offshoring beteiligt. Seit vielen Jahren ist er Referent in Seminaren und Tagungen zu den Themen Projektmanagement, SW-Metriken, Requirementsmanagement und Prozessverbesserung. Er hat einschl??gige Fachb??cher verfasst, h??lt einen Lehrauftrag an der Universit??t Stuttgart und ist in den Herausgebergremien von IEEE Software und Journal of Systems and Software.
Christof Ebert has an academic affiliation as follows - Vector Consulting Services.
Reviews - What do customers think about Software Measurement: Establish - Extract - Evaluate - Execute?
A very comprehensive view on software measurement Oct 5, 2007
Just looking at the table of contents it is possible to observe a 360°view on Software Measurement, facing the process view as well as specific techniques for a real and effective software process improvement where different audiences can take each its own informative advantage.
The 'experts' box' inserted in each chapter provided a further value, proposing some complementary issues for such contents. So, a 'must-have' book!