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Table 5 Identified measures, processes and goals

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

Measure Process Goals Category Participant
Defect density (number of defects / product size) Product Requirements Specification Monitor process quality Q #1
Design
Coding
Testing
Productivity (effort / product size) Product Requirements Specification Monitor process performance P #1, #2
Coding Improve productivity
Testing
Design
Requirements Analysis
Rework (effort spent on rework/ product size) Requirements Analysis Improve productivity #2
Design
Coding
Testing
Quality (number of injected defects / number of fixed defects) Requirements Analysis Improve product quality Q #2
Design
Coding
Testing
Defect Index (number of fixed defects/ number of defects detected by the client) Architecture Verification Monitor defects index #3
Scenarios Validation (requirements)
Testing