IFPUG en España

La Asociación Española para la Gobernanza, la Gestión y la Medición de las Tecnologías de la Información (AEMES) como capítulo de IFPUG en España, dentro de su plan de estimular y promover el uso de la metodología de los puntos función, ofrece la posibilidad de realizar el examen de certificación IFPUG (CFPS-CFPP), en castellano y de forma presencial.

Detalles:
Día: Miércoles, 27 de Junio, 2012
Horario: 10:00 a.m. – 13:00 p.m.

Ubicación:
Facultad de Informática – Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Carretera de Valencia Km 7, 28031 Madrid

Contacto:
Email:  admon@aemes.org
http://www.aemes.org/

Announcing the Release of The IFPUG Guide to IT and Software Measurement

The IFPUG Guide to IT and Software Measurement provides a comprehensive overview of IT and Software Measurement. Each chapter has been written by consultants, practitioners and pundits from across the measurement community. The book:

  • Illustrates software measurement’s role in new and emerging technologies
  • Addresses the impact of Agile development on software measurement
  • Presents measurement as a powerful tool for auditing and accountability
  • Includes metrics for the CIO

The book was edited by IFPUG’s Management and Reporting Committee. This text is useful for IT project managers, process improvement specialists, measurement professionals and business professionals who need to interact with IT professionals and participate in IT decision-making. It includes coverage of cloud computing, Agil development, quantitative project management, process improvement, measurement as a tool in accountability, project ROI measurement, metrics for the CIO, value stream mapping, and benchmarking.

IFPUG members can get a 25% discount code that can be used at www.crcpress.com. The code is DVL24 and customer enter it during checkout. CRC Press also features free delivery in the US.

If not an IFPUG member, or if you would rather order the book from Amazon, please follow this link.

Welcome to our new, improved website

The IFPUG Board is thrilled to announce the release of an updated IFPUG website. The improvements include direct links to a membership database (Avectra) (see left for log-in), better utilization of resources and lower infrastructure support costs, and enhancements to content accessibility and management. The CMC, CMA, and the Board have been planning and implementing these features since October. We thank you for your patience and hope that you find many of the changes an added value to your membership.

- Joe Schofield, IFPUG President

Over the course of the next few weeks, we will be releasing a series of videos to help you navigate the website and the new Member Services Area. Look for our first video next week.