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Table 12 Measures, processes and goals – Category: COST

From: Investigating measures for applying statistical process control in software organizations

Measures Publications Processes Goals
bCost of poor quality in the code (cost of correcting internal failure + cost of correcting external failure) P26 Coding G09.4
bCost of code quality (cost of appraisal + cost of defect prevention + cost of correcting internal failure + cost of correcting external failure) P26 Coding G09.4
aCost performance index (budget cost for performed work / actual cost for performed work) P20,P29 Project Management G09.3
bCost estimation accuracy (actual cost / estimated cost) P15 Project Management G15
bCost performance accumulated (budget cost for scheduled work / Spent effort) P20 Project Management G09.3