Software estimation: demystifying the black art
Microsoft GmbH, 2006 - 308 pages
Often referred to as the “black art” because of its complexity and uncertainty, software estimation is not as difficult or puzzling as people think. In fact, generating accurate estimates is straightforward—once you understand the art of creating them. In his highly anticipated book, acclaimed author Steve McConnell unravels the mystery to successful software estimation—distilling academic information and real-world experience into a practical guide for working software professionals. Instead of arcane treatises and rigid modeling techniques, this guide highlights a proven set of procedures, understandable formulas, and heuristics that individuals and development teams can apply to their projects to help achieve estimation proficiency.
Discover how to:
When many corporate software projects are failing, McConnell shows you what works for successful software estimation.
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Review: Software Estimation: Demystifying the Black ArtAvis d'utilisateur - Goodreads
Solid book that gave me a lot of what I was looking for. A lot of the tips are based on historical data, which my company doesn't have, so they're not something I can implement right away. I guess I ...
Review: Software Estimation: Demystifying the Black ArtAvis d'utilisateur - Cozonacci - Goodreads
This book serves as foundation in case you decide to dive into estimation. Easy to read - lots of references and statistics. Consulter l'avis complet
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