Category: General

Website Modernization is Here!

The Communications and Marketing Committee, in conjunction with the IFPUG Board of Directors, has been working on a revised layout for the IFPUG website.  Some objectives of the project are to make the website easier to navigate, to improve the visual appeal of the layout, and to make the website...

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Licensed SNAP Training Material Now Available!

IFPUG is excited to offer the sizing community an opportunity to license the Software Non-functional Assessment Process (SNAP) training material. SNAP provides organizations and projects with a means to develop a quantifiable measure for the non-functional requirements (NFR). Sizing non-functional requirements can be used by software development to plan and...

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A Call for Volunteers for SNAP data!

About a year ago, volunteers from several companies, located in 10 countries worldwide and working in 10 different industries, participated in the SNAP Beta test and validated the correlation between SNAP size and work effort.  This work brought a supreme contribution to the success of SNAP. The interest in SNAP...

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Function Point Article is Published in CrossTalk Magazine!

An article* by Joe Schofield, Alan Armentrout, and Regina Trujillo, “Function Points, Use Case Points, Story Points — Observations From a Case Study” has just been published in the May/June issue of Crosstalk magazine!  See pages 23 – 27. Abstract: Software development success, estimation, and measured value continue to challenge...

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