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William J. Hufschmidt

William J. Hufschmidt

William J. Hufschmidt December 15, 2010 We are all sad to lose our dear Bill. Bill was a true believer in Function Points and IFPUG from the very beginning. He served as IFPUG’s first president in 1987. He was a tireless volunteer, a friend and mentor to everyone he came...

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Allan J. Albrecht

Allan J. Albrecht

Allan J. Albrecht 1927 – 2010 Allan J. Albrecht, the father of Function Points, passed away on November 10, 2010. Even though most Function Point counters never met him, he has inspired many measurement professionals. Even those that do not use Function Points recognize the relevance of Allan’s contribution to...

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International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) announces BIG NEWS IN JAPAN!!

International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) announces BIG NEWS IN JAPAN!!

IFPUG APPROVED FOR THE JAPAN INDUSTRIAL STANDARD PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ, October 14, 2010 In Japan, standards are taken seriously. The Japan Industrial Standard is established by the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, in accordance with the Japanese law “Industrial Standardization Act”. The JISC (Japanese Industrial Standards Committee) is governed...

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The International Function Point Users Group announces formal relationship with TM Forum

The International Function Point Users Group announces formal relationship with TM Forum

PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ, July 7, 2010 –The International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) announced that it has established a formal relationship of cooperation and collaboration with TM Forum. With more than 700 corporate members in 195 countries, TM Forum is the world’s leading industry association focused on enabling best-in-class IT for...

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