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Monday, October 5 • 14:00 - 14:50
Estimating Software Effort using FOSS Data - Paul Sherwood, Codethink

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Many organisations struggle to measure the effort required to develop and maintain real-world software, particularly for system-level and embedded projects. This talk will demonstrate the usefulness of a new algorithmic approach based on analysis of data from a range of established FOSS projects including the Linux kernel, systemd and various components from the GENIVI project. The new method will be compared with established methods and tools such as COCOMO2 and David A. Wheeler's SLOCCount.

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Paul Sherwood

CEO, Codethink
Paul Sherwood is Chairman of Codethink, which provides advanced software engineering primarily for FOSS, embedded systems, automotive systems and cloud infrastructure. Paul has an MA in Engineering from Oxford University. He developed his first commercial software in 1981, founded Teleca in 1992, wrote the Software Commandments in 1996, and has consulted at telcos, OEMs and service providers. He is currently leading GENIVI's Tools Team, and has... Read More →

Monday October 5, 2015 14:00 - 14:50

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