Key issues to successfully applying function point analysis

Practical guidance for consistent use of Function Point Analysis.


Software Engineering Magazine | Year I | Issue 5


August / 2008


Carlos Eduardo Vazquez

Why it's important

To anticipate, if not avoid conflicts, between the different types of users of the technique and allow the widespread benefits of its apllcaçao can be effectively achieved.

When it applies

In all applications of the analysis of function points, standing out for estimation purposes and when the function points serve as an insum for monitoring
quality and productivity in systems development and maintenance contracts.