Cito certification stops

Over the last years, the Dutch organization Cito has taken care of the certification of the Nesma CFPA exams. They dealt with the operational matters, including hosting the exams, digitally and on location with their partner Lamark. The exams are…



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New version ISO-standard Nesma-FPA

In 2005 the Nesma FPA counting guidelines became the international standard ISO/IEC 24570:2005. In the 2010 and 2015 systematic reviews the standard was prolonged as International Standard. The Nesma Counting Practices Committee has made an inventory of questions and issues…



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Certificering en Cito

Op dit moment wordt de certificering door Cito namens Nesma afgenomen. Zij verzorgen de operationele zaken inclusief de hosting van de examens (digitaal) en de locaties (met partner Lamark). De examens zijn eigendom van Nesma. Ook is de examencommissie aangesteld…



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Nieuwe versie ISO-standaard Nesma-FPA

In 2005 is de Nesma FPA telrichtlijnen de internationale norm ISO / IEC 24570: 2005 geworden. Bij de systematische reviews van 2010 en 2015 werd de standaard verlengd als International Standard. De Werkgroep Telrichtlijnen heeft de afgelopen jaren een inventarisatie…



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Arguments for a new FPA manual

I want to argue here for a new FPA manual v3.0. The proposed changes are: Abolish the detailed analysis Rename the high-level (global) analysis to FPA analysis Introduce an indicative analysis, based on the function model, in addition to the current indicative analysis,…



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FPAi to keep focused
on customer functionality

It’s all about satisfied customers There is a lot distracting us from what it is all about: satisfied customers. For instance the choice whether to use agile scrum or waterfall as development environment, think of organization moves or commercial interests….



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The accuracy of High Level FPA

  But what is the accuracy of high level FPA compared to a detailed FPA? Now that IFPUG published uTip #3, the users of the IFPUG method now officially got the green light to use size estimation methods that can be…



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Scrum and Function Points:
friends or foe

How agile are Function Points? Many organizations have learned that they can get a better grip on their software projects by estimating them with function points. At the same time, we see that more and more organizations have an Agile…



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