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uTip # 3, Early FPA and Consistent Cost Estimating is Published!

The Functional Sizing Standards Committee is excited to announce the arrival of the third  FPA uTip,  Early Function Point Analysis and Consistent Cost Estimating. uTips (Usage Tips) provide insight into potential uses of function points to support an organization’s business needs. While uTips provide insight on usage opportunities, they do not provide...

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A SNAP Users Forum was held on Tuesday, June 30 2015

SNAP is the Software Non-functional Assessment Process. APM is the Assessment practices Manual. A virtual meeting of SNAP users was held in June 2015. Users from the US, Brazil, Spain, France and India discussed common challenges of implementing SNAP in their organization. Here is a short list of common issues:...

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IFPUG Recognizes 20 Years of Excellence: CFPS Fellows

The Certified Function Point Specialist exam has been a standard of excellence for over twenty years within the software measurement community.   The CFPS Fellows listed below have shown their expertise over 20 years and act as a beacon in leading measurement practices.  We appreciate their dedication and integrity. Ray Boehm...

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SNAP Assessment Practices Manual v2.3 is Released

SNAP is the Software Non-functional Assessment Process.  APM is the Assessment practices Manual. The International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) is pleased to announce the release of the new Software Non-functional Assessment Process (SNAP) Assessment Practices Manual 2.3 under a Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution-Non Commercial-Share Alike License. An APM 2.3 Quick...

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ISMA10 Conference Week Concludes

The 10th IFPUG International Software Measurement & Analysis Conference (ISMA10), “Creating Value from Measurement”, was held Thursday, April 30, 2015 at the Sheraton Airport Hotel (704-392-1200) in Charlotte, North Carolina USA. Workshops were conducted on Monday and Tuesday, April 27 – 28, and an on-site CSP Exam was conducted on...

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