Attend CFPS Certified Extension Activity and Learn Key Advanced FPA Concepts – Feb 11, 12, 2014!

FP211 – Function Point Analysis in Emerging Business Applications

Provided by Steven Woodward CFPS, CSQA, CEO of Cloud Perspectives

Dates: February 11 and February 12 2013 starting at 8:30 ET (local Ottawa, Canada time) and completing at 12:00 PM (noon) each day.

Duration: 1 day format (split into 2 morning sessions, February 11 and February 12)

Description: Today’s function point analysts must be able to accurately apply IFPUG function point counting rules to a variety of software environments and technologies. This course will focus on function point analysis for today’s emerging technologies…including, of course, cloud computing.

Content: The following technologies will be covered in this session:

  • Multimedia
  • GUI (Graphical User Interface)
  • Rules Based
  • Data Warehousing
  • Internet (includes cloud computing perspectives)
  • Voice/Prompt response applications/projects

Format: This is a hands-on, interactive workshop based on examples and case exercises. Specific interpretations of the IFPUG CPM rules will be provided. Steven Woodward CFPS, CSQA will instruct the workshop with over 20 years of IFPUG functional sizing experience and industry leader in value-focus ICT metrics initiatives for today.

IFPUG Certification Extension Credits: This is a CEC eligible activity and therefore attendance will be monitored and may use techniques such as polling to confirm attendance. The attendee list will be provided to the IFPUG office for official record.

Registration: Early bird rate is just $339 Canadian including taxes (Payment must be received by January 17).

More Information: Link to Cloud Perspectives for additional information, logistics.

Contact or 613-823-7573 for more information.

Registration Open for Certified SNAP Practitioner (CSP) Exam at ISMA 8!

The IFPUG Certification Committee is proud to announce the opening of registration for the Certified Snap Practitioner (CSP)  exam at the ISMA 8 Conference in Rio this fall.

 The exam will be offered on September 30, 2013 in both English and Portuguese.

To register, download the registration form (English) or the
Ficha de Inscrição (Portuguese), fill it in, scan it, and email it to,
OR mail it or fax it to

191 Clarksville Rd.
Princeton Junction, New Jersey USA 08550
Fax: 609-799-7032

along with the exam fee of $275 US dollars ($175 exam fee + $100 US dollars room and location fees.)

Seating is limited.  Register for the CSP exam today!!!!