Costs and Benefits of Software Engineering in Product Development Environments

Costs and Benefits of Software Engineering in Product Development Environments

Sorel Reisman (California State University, Fullerton, USA)
Copyright: © 2006 |Pages: 17
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-59904-414-9.ch014
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Abstract

The subject of this case is a computer-based cost-benefit forecasting model (CBFM), developed to investigate possible long-term effects of improved productivity from the use of modern software engineering. The primary purpose of the model was to generate comparative data to answer “what-if” questions posed by senior corporate management attempting to understand possible overall effects of introducing the new software development methodologies

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