Metrics for Metrics: Cost Analysis and Justification

Developing Strategic I/T Metrics Conference 1998

Developing Strategic I/T Metrics, May 1988

This talk was targeted at IT managers and CFOs who were developing metrics programs. The talk discusses some of the key elements in determining where to direct and evaluate a software metrics program:

  • Determining metrics expenditures’ place within your I/T budget
  • Analyzing metrics results
  • Refining your metrics program
  • How do you measure the ROI of your metrics program?
  • Short term testing for metrics justification
  • Ensuring yours is a flexible metrics program for optimal long-term performance

The speaker notes are available with the slides.

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