Wednesday, August 3, 2011

5 basic improvement parameters of software cost model

Five basic improvement parameters of software cost model are,
  1. Reducing the size or complexity of what needs to be developed
  2. Improving the development process.
  3. Using more-skilled personnel and better terms (not necessarily the same thing)
  4. Using better environment (tools to automate the process)
  5. Trading off or backing off on quality thresholds
Source: Software Project Management by Barry W. Boehm