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International Function Point Users Group Signs Collaborative Agreement with China Software Progress Improvement Union

International Function Point Users Group Signs Collaborative Agreement with China Software Progress Improvement Union

PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ, January 16, 2006 – The International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) announced that it has reached an important strategic agreement with the China Software Progress Improvement Union (CSPIU) to promote and utilize the knowledge of function point analysis in the software development industry in China. This agreement represents...

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IFPUG Announces the Publication of ‘The Statistically Unreliable Nature of Lines of Code’ in Crosstalk Magazine

IFPUG Announces the Publication of ‘The Statistically Unreliable Nature of Lines of Code’ in Crosstalk Magazine

PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ, June 5, 2005 – The International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) recently announced the publication of the article ‘The Statistically Unreliable Nature of Lines of Code’ by Joe Schofield in April 2005 Crosstalk. According to Mr. Schofield, “This article suggests that the venerable line of code measure is...

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Certified Function Point Specialist Certification Extension Credit Program Updates

Certified Function Point Specialist Certification Extension Credit Program Updates

PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ, December, 2004 – The International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) Board of Directors announced new activities have been added and existing activities modified to better meet the needs of IFPUG’s large international Certified Function Point Specialist (CFPS) community. This year the notable addition to the Certification Extension Program...

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IFPUG Functional Sizing Method published as an International Standard

IFPUG Functional Sizing Method published as an International Standard

PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ, November 30, 2003 – The International Function Point Users Group (IFPUG) is pleased to announce the publication of an International Standard to measure the functional size of software – ISO/IEC 20926:2003 Software engineering – IFPUG 4.1 Unadjusted functional size measurement method – Counting practices manual.  The publication...

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