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40 Years of Function Points: Past, Present, Future

By Luigi Buglione Just 40 years ago in October 1979, Dr. Allan Albrecht proposed for the first time a technique for sizing the functionality of a software system. His technique was adopted, became an international standard, and inspired several other techniques and more. This paper shows the past, present and...

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Active presence of Functional Size Measurement at IWSM, ICEAA, Nesma: 7-9th October 2019 in Harlem, Netherlands

IFPUG and Functional Size Measurement will have an active presence at the triple event 7-9th of October 2019 (IWSM, ICEAA, Nesma) in Harlem, Netherlands. IFPUG, the world’s leading association for software measurement is celebrating Nesma’s 30th Anniversary at the IWSM Mensura Conference in Harlem, Netherlands. The IWSM Mensura conference is the...

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IFPUG Acquires the Simple Function Points Method

IFPUG is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Simple Function Points method (SiFP), a technique that will be integrated into the IFPUG product portfolio over the next few months. The IFPUG community has long felt the need for a simplified FP counting method. As a matter of fact, a...

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2019 IFPUG Board of Directors Candidates Announced

As the Chair of the 2019 IFPUG Nominating Committee, I am pleased to present to you this year’s slate of candidates for three (3) open positions on the IFPUG Board of Directors. Below the candidate’s bios. Voting members may cast your ballot by accessing the following link. Corporate members should contact your main point of contact to determine...

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