Please save the date in your Calendar: Friday, September 16, 2016, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM, at The Hyatt Place Hotel, Baltimore/BWI Airport. You can view an informative slide show about it here. This event won’t be a typical conference but an unconference; we invite members, who will be able...Read more
IFPUG WHAT'S NEW?
The IFPUG Communications and Marketing Committee is pleased to announce the addition of new articles to the Bibliography/Reference Library page! Capers Jones has contributed a new article, “The Origin of Function Point Metrics,” and Jay Daniel has contributed a new article, “Sizing Matters.” See these two and 30 more under...Read more
The International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) is proud to debut the new Software Non-functional Assessment Process (SNAP) logo to signify the importance of non-functional sizing for estimating, benchmarking and productivity analysis in software development. Non-functional requirements have long been known by estimating experts such as Barry Boehm (USC) and...Read more
Meeting with the IFPUG Italian members was a mutually beneficial opportunity to exchange information about metrics, function points and using SNAP The IFPUG board of directors and our executive director, Connie Holden, met for 2.5 days of meetings. In fine Italian style, our breaks included gourmet sweets and expresso...Read more
Please extend your congratulations to Mahesh Ananthakrishnan, PMP, CFPS, CQA, who has been named as Chair of the IFPUG Certification Committee! The IFPUG Certification Committee’s mission is to develop and maintain a professional Function Point certification program for counting practitioners, training materials and software tools. Mahesh has 19+ years of...Read more