The IFPUG Non-functional Sizing Standards Committee (NFSSC) announces the release of “A New Approach for Sizing Software Help” white paper. IFPUG and the Marymount University (USA) recently completed a joint research to improve the process for subcategory 2.2 (“Help Methods”) of the SNAP (Software Non-functional Assessment Process) Assessment Practices Manual....Read more
IFPUG WHAT'S NEW?
The 2017 IFPUG Board of Directors Candidates As the Chair of the 2017 IFPUG Nominating Committee, I am pleased to present to you this year’s slate of candidates for the four (4) open positions on the IFPUG Board of Directors. Below the candidate’s bios you will find information on how to cast your ballot. All ballots must be...Read more
Certified Function Point Specialist (CFPS) and Certified SNAP Practitioner (CSP) onsite exams in Cleveland Sept 14, 2017
As part of IFPUG’s 30th Anniversary and the International Software Measurement and Analysis (ISMA) conference in Cleveland September 13-15, 2017, IFPUG is proud to announce the following two certification exams: CFPS exam: Sept 14, 2017, from 13:00 to 16:00 (with extended time for non-native English speakers), cost $250 USD CSP...Read more
IFPUG welcome Saurabh Saxena (India) as the new Chair of the International Membership Committee. Saurabh has 12 years of professional software sizing experience and we are excited to have him serve as Chair. Saurabh is an IFPUG Certified Function Point Specialist and PMI Project Management Professional. He is a Function...Read more
“Is a ‘fixed price’ Agile contract possible? How Function Points can be used to help create contracts for tech projects where Agile methodologies are being used” is an interesting article published by CIO Australia (from IDG), magazine in which Australian CIOs, IT Directors, COOs, CTOs and senior IT managers share...Read more
Are you planning to attend #ISMA14 in Cleveland September 13-15, 2017? If you’re not sure how to convince your boss to let you attend, this post is for YOU! Many conferences have an agile or measurement track, but ISMA14 is a unique opportunity to learn metrics best practices in a...Read more