Date Added: Jul 2012
Software measurement is a quantified attribute of a characteristic of a software product or the software process. It is a discipline within software engineering. Measurement programs in software organizations are an important source of control over quality, defects evaluation and cost in software development. Software measurement has evolved into a key software engineering discipline. It introduces the concept of software measurement and its broad application areas. An effective measurement process requires continuous evaluation of different software metrics and integrating them into the software development process.