On September 22, 2016, our friend David Thompson died suddenly of a stroke. David was a pillar of the IFPUG community, most recently serving as the Chair of the Communications and Marketing Committee. David may well have been the first person in the IFPUG community to introduce himself to me,...Read more
IFPUG WHAT'S NEW?
The Editors of MetricViews, IFPUG’s semi-annual publication, are now accepting articles for the January, 2017 edition. We are seeking articles of between 1,000 and 3,000 words, with or without graphics, on a subject of continuing interest to Function Point Analysis and SNAP practitioners. The theme for this next edition will...Read more
IFPUG and iSQI are working together to ensure the availability of the CFPS examination using the new iSQI FLEX Certification Examination. The GO LIVE dates for the exam have been slightly delayed. The status of the GO LIVE dates is as follows: The Brazilian Portuguese Certification Examination will go live on...Read more
The IFPUG Certification Committee has crossed another major threshold with the awarding of the 750th CFPS Certification Extension! During the IFPUG 2001 annual conference – the IFPUG Board of Directors approved an alternative option to retain the CFPS (Certified Function Point Specialist) designation without taking a subsequent examination. A task...Read more