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Software Engineering Measurement [chapter]

2014 Chapman & Hall/CRC Innovations in Software Engineering and Software Development Series  
The standardization work currently being done by ISO subcommittees in the field of software engineering to clarify the concepts and vocabulary and the analytical methods, must therefore be seen in this  ...  In IT, in both North America and Europe, quantitative measurements and models fall under what is traditionally known as "software metrics".  ...  We also wish to thank Bell Canada and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada for research funding.  ... 
doi:10.1201/b17461-10 fatcat:nmfaoen3c5flrkhhg4utk4y6qm

Software Quality Assurance in an Undergraduate Software Engineering Program

Claude Y. Laporte, Alain April
2013 Proceedings of the Canadian Engineering Education Association (CEEA)  
At the École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS), software quality assurance (SQA) is taught in lecture format in the undergraduate software engineering curriculum.  ...  The students collect measures throughout the 10-week period, and the performance of each team is analyzed.  ...  However, the profession of software engineering is still young...and Rome was not built in a day.  ... 
doi:10.24908/pceea.v0i0.4797 fatcat:erkiehzmt5hujmunjcbu4ujhv4

Page 20 of ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement Proceedings Vol. 43, Issue [page]

1989 ASQ World Conference on Quality and Improvement Proceedings  
Engineers from FMC’s Defense Systems Group approached the Central Engineering Laboratories (CEL) to see~if they could find a way to automatically program coordinate measuring machines using a CAD database  ...  After inspection of the part, Valisys compares measured data with the software gauge to verify fit. Pass/fail analysis and rework scenarios are automatic.  ... 

Remotely controlled laboratory setup for Active Noise Control and acoustic experiments

I. Khan, D. Muthusamy, W. Ahmad, K. Nilsson, J. Zackrisson, I. Gustavsson, L. Hakansson
2012 2012 9th International Conference on Remote Engineering and Virtual Instrumentation (REV)  
In the early days of engineering education, the complete engineering education was delivered in laboratories [1] and even today most of the courses in engineering education comprise of laboratory education  ...  Measurement and Equipment Server As shown in the block diagram of the laboratory in Fig. 1 the measurement and equipment server acts as a link between the experimental setup and the internet.  ... 
doi:10.1109/rev.2012.6293158 fatcat:ymgji62ahrhkzkzw4i4irbicza

A perspective on software science

K. Christensen, G. P. Fitsos, C. P. Smith
1981 IBM Systems Journal  
the value of Equation 3, experiments were con- ducted at the IBM Santa Teresa Programming Laboratory and documented by Smith.* The usual measure of program size at the Laboratory is lines of code, and  ...  In other engineering disciplines, measurement is an inherent part of the optimization process.  ... 
doi:10.1147/sj.204.0372 fatcat:gkax7v74avepnlqrd4ekwxgkr4

Applicability of metrology to information technology

Martha M. Gray
1999 Journal of Research of the National Institute of Standards and Technology  
measurement competence, in order to provide the standards and measurement techniques on which maintenance of scientific progress depended."  ...  However, the "standards and measurement techniques" needed to maintain the scientific progress of information technology into the next century may not be in place.  ...  The Software Engineering Laboratory (SEL) of the Institute for Information Technology of the National Research Council of Canada published a report, Software Cost Estimation and Control [30] based on  ... 
doi:10.6028/jres.104.035 fatcat:bbb2tv7cgngedpl3m4scrkjgpm

Software Development Effort Estimation in Academic Environments Applying a General Regression Neural Network Involving Size and People Factors [chapter]

Cuauhtémoc López-Martín, Arturo Chavoya, M. E. Meda-Campaña
2011 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
In this research a general regression neural network (GRNN) was applied for estimating the development effort in software projects that have been developed in laboratory learning environments.  ...  Results suggest that a GRNN could be used for estimating the development effort of software projects when two kinds of lines of code as well as the programming language experience of developers are used  ...  The authors of this paper would like to thank CUCEA of Guadalajara University, Jalisco, México, Programa de Mejoramiento del Profesorado (PROMEP), as well as Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (Conacyt  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-21587-2_29 fatcat:k6vu72javrgr7leuamvbdi3hum

Human-oriented improvement in the software process [chapter]

Khalid Sherdil, Nazim H. Madhavji
1996 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Such a distinction is useful for making personal decisions in software development and managerial decisions regarding training programs and making engineering technology changes.  ...  Such progress behavior was studied in a laboratory setting in an experiment involving a sample of 12 student software developers, who completed one small-sized project every week for ten weeks.  ...  It is well-known in the software engineering practice that the five variables dealing with productivity, defects and estimation are important.  ... 
doi:10.1007/bfb0017741 fatcat:rrjctk2s3nfozcqrh6byceikzm

Optimisation of quality in environmental education by means of software support

Katarína Čekanová, Alena Pauliková, Katarína Lestyánszka Škůrková
2015 Production Engineering Archives  
The Department of Process and Environmental Engineering at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University in Košice, the Slovak Republic is the institution specified and intended for quality  ...  and outdoor environment and in this way the Department of Process and Environmental Engineering is integrated intensively and effectively into the area of the environmental education and edification with  ...  The objectivisation laboratory is equipped with devices for the noise and vibration measuring in indoor and outdoor environments, the measuring of day and artificial illumination, the measuring of electromagnetic  ... 
doi:10.30657/pea.2015.09.04 fatcat:aipxr75445earcprhcvj2cwkzq

Virtual Environment for the Simulation of a Horizontal Coordinate Measuring Machine in the Teaching of Dimensional Metrology

P. Maresca, E. Gómez, J. Caja, C. Barajas
2013 Procedia Engineering  
In particular, this module simulates the functioning, calibration and measurements using a horizontal coordinate measuring machine (HCMM).  ...  The program interface has been developed trying to create an easy-to-use environment for the students, in order to be a first contact with the HCMM and its possible metrological applications.  ...  -Towards the Learning Society, European Union (1995), and also allows overcoming the mismatch between the number of equipments and the number of students usually occurring in laboratory practices of engineering  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2013.08.282 fatcat:hs4xyxyzrjgyllwfb6cwc4qbvm

The Capability Maturity Model for Software [chapter]

2011 Software Process Improvement  
Her insights and knowledge increased the reliability and usefulness of this material.  ...  Acknowledgement I gratefully acknowledge the statistical analysis conducted by Laura Halbleib, a technical staff statistician at Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, N.M.  ...  The rigorous and consistent collection of measurement data prescribed as part of the PSP (and in the examined classes) provides a fertile environment for understanding how software size is estimated versus  ... 
doi:10.1109/9781118156667.ch2 fatcat:6lnl2rmtobdlvliy44unxpvp6e

The Capability Maturity Model for Software [chapter]

Rob Pooley, Pauline Wilcox
2004 Applying UML  
Her insights and knowledge increased the reliability and usefulness of this material.  ...  Acknowledgement I gratefully acknowledge the statistical analysis conducted by Laura Halbleib, a technical staff statistician at Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, N.M.  ...  The rigorous and consistent collection of measurement data prescribed as part of the PSP (and in the examined classes) provides a fertile environment for understanding how software size is estimated versus  ... 
doi:10.1016/b978-075065683-2/50010-3 fatcat:qm63bqdxynhcxg66s7sirdv7dy

Improving Measurement Certainty by Using Calibration to Find Systematic Measurement Error—A Case of Lines-of-Code Measure [chapter]

Miroslaw Staron, Darko Durisic, Rakesh Rana
2016 Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing  
This will impact the accuracy of predictions (e.g. of effort in software projects) and therefore increase the cost-efficiency of software engineering processes.  ...  The objective of our research is to explore how we can increase the certainty of base measures in software engineering.  ...  Acknowledgment The authors would like to thank the doctoral students in the "Measurement in Software Engineering" course at the University of Gothenburg for the discussions on the topic of measurement  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-43606-7_9 fatcat:vfpi566vbvhmxccdx7idzacqa4

The personal software process: a cautionary case study

P.M. Johnson, A.M. Disney
1998 IEEE Software  
Discipline for Software Engineering (Addison Wesley Longman, Reading, Mass.).  ...  0 7 4 0 -7 4 5 9 / 9 8 / $ 1 0 . 0 0 © 1 9 9 8 I E E E N o v e m b e r / D e c e m b e r 1 9 9 8 I E E E S o f t w a r e In 1995, Watts Humphrey introduced the Personal Software Process in his book, A  ...  While students in both contexts do improve with respect to syntax and programming idioms, only the PSP students acquire concrete software engineering skills that involve time and size estimation, defect-removal  ... 
doi:10.1109/52.730851 fatcat:zfewm5c7pnevvdrlvecmby4w6a

The management of software engineering, Part II: Software engineering program

D. O'Neill
1980 IBM Systems Journal  
The software development laboratory establishes a more com- plete and uniform programming environment.  ...  A Software Engineering Council provides policy guidance in soft- ware operations and is responsible for setting the direction of the software engineering program.  ... 
doi:10.1147/sj.194.0421 fatcat:andjsklwgjgpdokh4ejrelklci
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