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The IFPUG Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Page is Updated!

The IFPUG Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Page is Updated!

The IFPUG Communications and Marketing Committee is pleased to announce an update to the Frequently Asked Questions page on the IFPUG website. The update includes additional questions and answers; an easier-to-use page navigation scheme, and links to additional information for answers to selected questions. Also new with this update is...

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FSSC Publishes White Paper on Counting Embedded Systems

FSSC Publishes White Paper on Counting Embedded Systems

The IFPUG Functional Sizing Standards Committee (FSSC) is pleased to announce the availability of their recently-published white paper, on the Use of Function Points in Embedded Systems.  This paper, authored by Steve Keim and Esteban Sanchez, provides an example, drawn from a simplified Aircraft Stall Warning and Protection Computer System, showing how...

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COSMIC and IFPUG Glossary of terms

COSMIC and IFPUG Glossary of terms

The COSMIC and IFPUG organizations [1] are delighted to announce the publication of their joint Glossary which is the first result of the two organizations’ desire to collaborate more in the service of the software engineering community. The Glossary will be valuable for those working in the three disciplines of...

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A SNAP Users Forum was held on Tuesday, June 30 2015

A SNAP Users Forum was held on Tuesday, June 30 2015

SNAP is the Software Non-functional Assessment Process. APM is the Assessment practices Manual. A virtual meeting of SNAP users was held in June 2015. Users from the US, Brazil, Spain, France and India discussed common challenges of implementing SNAP in their organization. Here is a short list of common issues:...

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