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Metric

A standard unit of measurement, such as the price to earnings ratio.
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Using software metrics to mine aspects is a different way of applying metrics to the refactoring process.
A recent review of the state of software metrics (18) indicated a lack of rigor compared to physical metrology.
Empirical case study of software metrics using the SPICE framework.
In the early period of software testing, there are no other information than software metrics which are a crucial source of information for decision-making and can help us have an understanding of the risk of the software system, so we can use the metrics to analyze the system, predict its risk, and then calculate the time needed for software testing or determine whether the whole system can be released or not.
1] Zhihong Xu, Xin Zheng, and Ping Guo, Empirically Validating Software Metrics for Risk Prediction Based on Intelligent Methods.
Ohloh's open source information service provides the most current software metrics and project information on open source software projects.
Jones is an industry expert on software metrics, and Bonsignour is responsible for product development at CAST, Inc.
In case studies, rather than in regard to legal cases, teams of contributors from many countries, presumably in information technology, discuss such examples of telecommunication and networking as virtual electronic businesses, automotive industry networks, software metrics at a telecommunications company, telecommuting managerial issues, defining service level agreements based on metrics, mobile licenses and customer value, and the application of an object-oriented metasystem.
In addition to his strong industry experience, Rubenstein is a frequent speaker at software development conferences on software productivity, software metrics and object orientation.
The contributors describe recent developments in parallel and distributed computing, software metrics, communication networks, data mining, image processing, information management systems, and mobile computing.
By aligning technical depth with business acumen and through the application of software metrics Cigital enables clients to efficiently deliver reliable software faster while increasing organizational productivity -- gaining insight and control over software processes, products and policies.
The papers detail work in web-based development, formal methods, software components, software architecture, and database modeling and applications, as well as requirements engineering, software testing, software metrics and tools, and real-time applications.

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