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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sCEBoK: a step further

06-09 June was the ICEAA Conference in Portland. During the conference the first 7 (draft) modules of the Software Cost Engineering Body of Knowledge (sCEBoK) are presented. A great result for this first year and we received positive reactions from…

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Nesma 2020: nieuwe structuur, nieuwe plannen

Nesma heeft besloten om Agility te omarmen en kort-cyclischer te gaan werken. Het voordeel is dat leden die niet jaren in een werkgroep willen zitten wel een bijdrage kunnen leveren en mee kunnen werken aan één of meer iteraties. Langer…

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sCEBoK een stap verder

06 – 09 juni was de ICEAA Conferentie in Portland. Tijdens deze conferentie zijn de eerste 7 (draft) modules van de Software Cost Engineering Body of Knowledge (sCEBoK) gepresenteerd. Een mooi resultaat in dit eerste jaar met positieve reacties van…

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Nesma and SCEBoK

Nesma participates in the Software Cost Engineering Body of Knowledge (SCEBoK) initiative together with ICEAA and the support of several international organizations. Currently we have 7 modules available that will be presented in a separate SCEBOK track on the ICEAA workshop in…

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ISBSG introduces the Online Productivity Data Query Tool

The International Software Benchmarking Standards Group (ISBSG) announces the introduction of the Productivity Data Query tool as a replacement for the Data portal. Now it becomes easy to select a subset of productivity, speed and quality data from the ISBSG…

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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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