0  items | Rs 0
Practical Software Estimation: Function Point Methods For Insourced And Outsourced Projects

Practical Software Estimation: Function Point Methods For Insourced And Outsourced Projects

(Paperback)
by M. A. Parthasarathy  
Language: English
Out Of Stock (Out Of Stock) See Details
We accept payment by:
Credit Cards
Cash Cards
Debit Cards
Net Banking
Price:   Rs.3107
Our Price   Rs. 3107
(Price is inclusive of all taxes and sourcing fee of Rs. 234)
Practical Software Estimation: Function Point Methods For Insourced And Outsourced Projects
(Notify me when it is in stock?)
Click 'Like' and get an additional Rs 5 discount!  
 

Book Summary of Practical Software Estimation: Function ...

(Paperback)

""A clearly written book that is a useful primer for a very complicated set of topics.""--Capers Jones, Chief Scientist Emeritus, Software Productivity Research LLC"Practical Software Estimation" brings together today's most valuable tips, techniques, and best practices for accurately estimating software project efforts, costs, and schedules. Written by a leading expert in the field, it addresses the full spectrum of real-world challenges faced by those who must develop reliable estimates. M. A. Parthasarathy draws on the immense experience of Infosys, one of the world's largest and most respected providers of IT-enabled business solutions, to bring you the only book with detailed guidance on estimating insourced and outsourced software projects, as well as projects that blend both approaches. He demonstrates how to successfully utilize Function Point (FP) methods, the industry's leading estimation model. Then, using real case studies, he systematically identifies pitfalls that can lead to inaccurate estimates--and offers proven solutions. Coverage includes How to estimate all types of software projects, including "fresh" development, reengineering, and maintenanceHow to incorporate the impact of core project elements on estimates: scope, environment, experience, and toolsFP analysis from start to finish: data and transaction functions, general system characteristics, and moreFP methods for any platform or business functionInnovative re-estimation methods to track progress How to quote RFPs and prepare contracts: fixed price, time/material, and project execution lifecycle modelsAlternatives to FP: Delphi, COCOMO II, and COSMIC-FFPHow to choose the right estimation tools"Practical Software Estimation" is the definitive reference for anyone who must estimate software projects accurately: project and IT managers, individual developers, system designers, architects, executives, consultants, and outsourcers alike.
"List of Figures ""
List of Tables ""
Foreword ""
Preface ""
Acknowledgments"
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Role of Estimation in Software Projects
Chapter 3: A Study of Function Point Analysis
Chapter 4: Data Functions
Chapter 5: Transactional Functions
Chapter 6: General System Characteristics
Chapter 7: Size, Effort, and Scheduling of Projects
Chapter 8: Estimation Flavors
Chapter 9: A Sense of Where You Are
Chapter 10: Tips, Tricks, and Traps
Chapter 11: Insourcing versus Outsourcing
Chapter 12: Key Factors in Software Contracts
Chapter 13: Project Estimation and Costing
Chapter 14: Other Estimation Methods
Chapter 15: Estimation Tools
Chapter 16: Estimation Case Study
Appendix A: Reference Tables: Transaction Function Counts
Appendix B: Reference Tables: Data Function Points
"Bibliography "
"Index "

 

Details Of Book : Practical Software Estimation: Function ...

Book: Practical Software Estimation: Function Point Methods For Insourced And Outsourced Projects
Author:  
ISBN: 0321439104
ISBN-13: 9780321439109
Binding: Paperback
Publishing Date: 2007-01-01
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
Number of Pages: 432
Language: English
Please Note -

* We sell only NEW book and do NOT sell old or used books.
* The book images and summary displayed may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
* Book reviews are not added by BookAdda.
* Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher / distributor.

BookAdda (www.bookadda.com) is a premier online book store in selling books online across India at the most competitive prices. BookAdda sells fiction, business, non fiction, literature, AIEEE, medical, engineering, computer book, etc. The books are delivered across India FREE of cost.

Best Seller Books

View All