Software Estimation: Demystifying the Black Art
Microsoft Press, 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.
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 - Krishna Kumar - Goodreads
A great introduction to software estimation techniques, this book is about both the art and science of estimation. Steve McConnell discusses the various methods to derive estimates and reduce the ... Consulter l'avis complet
Review: Software Estimation: Demystifying the Black ArtAvis d'utilisateur - Amanda - Goodreads
For being a book on Software Estimation, I found this book to be quite readable. It had some good points and interesting techniques to put in place. I feel like having read it will definitely help my estimates. Consulter l'avis complet
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