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IFPUG names first two Honorary Fellows: Congratulations to Mr. David Garmus and Mr. Jim McCauley

In September, 2017 under the leadership of board member Pierre Almén, IFPUG launched the Honorary Fellow program to coincide with IFPUG’s 30th anniversary and the International Year of Software Measurement (#IYSM). Under this “IFPUG Honorary Fellow” concept, IFPUG will annually award one or more people who have made a notable...

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ISMA14, the IFPUG event celebrating our 30th anniversary

ISMA14, the IFPUG event celebrating our 30th anniversary, was held from September 13-15, 2017 in Cleveland, OH, USA. There were three workshops and a conference during three intense days. The Workshops were about early project estimations using FPA and SP, the application of FPA rules to new, emerging technology and to...

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IFPUG releases the SNAP Assessment Practices Manual v. 2.4

The IFPUG NFSSC (Non Functional Sizing Standards Committee) proudly announces the new release of the SNAP Assessment Practices Manual (APM) 2.4, under a Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution-Non Commercial-Share Alike License. SNAP (Software Non-functional Assessment Process) is the IFPUG method that measures the non-functional requirements (complementary to FPA; Function Point Analysis...

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Improved the IFPUG SNAP counting process: sizing help methods

The IFPUG Non-functional Sizing Standards Committee (NFSSC) announces the release of “A New Approach for Sizing Software Help” white paper. IFPUG and the Marymount University (USA) recently completed a joint research to improve the process for subcategory 2.2 (“Help Methods”) of the SNAP (Software Non-functional Assessment Process) Assessment Practices Manual....

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