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uTip # 1 – Using FPA in COTS Software Acquisitions Released

uTip # 1 – Using FPA in COTS Software Acquisitions Released

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 detailed direction on the application of the IFPUG FPA method in a particular situation. When necessary, the uTip maybe be followed by...

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SNAP Assessment Practices Manual v 2.1 is Released

SNAP Assessment Practices Manual v 2.1 is Released

The International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) is pleased to announce the new release of the Software Non-functional Assessment Process (SNAP) Assessment Practices Manual 2.1 under a Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution-Non Commercial-Share Alike License.  Release 2.1 contains clarifications, based on questions and comments of users. The sizing of Coda Data...

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IFPUG Design-a-New-Banner Contest Extended to May 21!

IFPUG Design-a-New-Banner Contest Extended to May 21!

We’ve had some excellent submissions, but we’d like to see some more.  So the contest is extended for two more weeks!  The new closing date is May 21.  Put your creative juices to work and develop a proposed new banner for us!  Create a JPEG file 1000 pixels wide by...

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ISMA Rio and IT Confidence Conference September 26 – October 6, 2013

ISMA Rio and IT Confidence Conference September 26 – October 6, 2013

In Rio de Janeiro Here’s an event you don’t want to miss! Not if you are interested in software measurement, estimation, contracting, or quantitative software project management. It will happen in downtown Rio de Janeiro in September/October 2013. Two conferences will be held in the same venue, on the same...

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