Accession Number : AD0639586

Title :   A METHOD FOR THE EVALUATION OF SOFTWARE. VOLUME I. GENERAL DESCRIPTION INCLUDING BENCHMARK CONSIDERATIONS.

Corporate Author : MITRE CORP BEDFORD MASS

Personal Author(s) : Budd,Arthur E.

Report Date : AUG 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 44

Abstract : The report contains a description of a method for evaluating software. Included is a detailed description of each of 14 measures of software capability used in the method. Benchmark program considerations are delineated as well as a guideline-questionnaire for demonstration reporting. The important features of each software category will be identified in future volumes. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DATA PROCESSING, EFFECTIVENESS), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, EFFECTIVENESS), (*PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES, EFFECTIVENESS), COMPUTERS, COMPILERS, INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, MEMORY DEVICES

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE