Checklists and Criteria for Evaluating the Cost and Schedule Estimating Capabilities of Software Organizations
• Special Report
Software Engineering Institute
CMU/SEI Report NumberCMU/SEI-95-SR-005
DOI (Digital Object Identifier)10.1184/R1/6572216.v1
This report provides criteria and checklists for evaluating the capability of an organization's software estimating process and the infrastructure that supports it. It also supplies guidelines for good estimating practice. The checklists and guidelines can be used to elicit information for process assessments and to motivate and guide organizations in process improvement efforts.