IFPUG WHAT'S NEW?

New Articles Added To Bibliography/Reference Library page!

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...

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Software Sizing Comes of Age with SNAP!

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...

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ISMA12 Pictures

  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...

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Congratulations, Mahesh Ananthakrishnan!

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...

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