Need to Redefine "Value" and Case for a New "Software Valuation" Technique: An Analytical Study
In this era of progress and innovation, every product and service has certain value attached to it. Similar is the case with software products and services. These also assign some value to the stakeholders for whom this product or service has some meaning. Software Engineering (SE) deals with the development of quality software product that fulfills stakeholder's requirements. There are many valuation techniques which are being used to establish value of software products and services. However, irony of the situation is that current practices in software engineering are value neutral in essence.