Accession Number : ADA293298

Title :   A Manager's Checklist for Validating Software Cost and Schedule Estimates.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING INST

Personal Author(s) : Park, Robert E.

PDF Url : ADA293298

Report Date : JAN 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : This report provides a checklist of questions to ask and evidence to look for when assessing the credibility of a software cost and schedule estimate. The checklist can be used either to review individual estimates or to motivate and guide organizations toward improving their software estimating processes and practices

Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, *COST ESTIMATES, *SCHEDULING, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, VALIDATION.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Economics and Cost Analysis
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE