Nesma 2020: new organization, new plans

Nesma has decided to adopt Agility and to work in shorter cycles. The advantage is that members that don’t want to commit to a workgroup for many years can support one or more iterations. Joining a working group for a…

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Nieuwe dataset ISBSG beschikbaar

Op 13 mei ontving Nesma het volgende persbericht van ISBSG, over een nieuwe release van hun dataset. Nesma leden kunnen de dataset via Nesma met korting kopen! Zie elders op de website voor de prijzen. Press release: Now available: Release…

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4 metrics comparison

One of my clients asked me to compare metrics so I built this table. Regards, Capers Jones About the author: Capers Jones is CTO of Namcook Analytics, a company that builds advanced risk, quality, and cost estimation tools. This blogpost was originally…

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How to manage Vendor Performance

Managing Vendor Performance is to both parties’ advantage There are a variety of reasons why we outsource our application development and maintenance activities to third-party vendors. There are an equal number of ways that the contractual arrangements for these are…

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Agile Metrics

What is the state-of-the-art? Agile methodologies nowadays gain popularity and have become a mainstream of software development due to its ability to generate high customer satisfaction. Estimation and metrics consultancy receives more and more ‘Agile assignments’ and are supposed to…

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