Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University
Software Engineering Institute | Carnegie Mellon University

Digital Library

Technical Report

Measurement in Practice

  • July 1991
  • By Stan Rifkin, Charles Cox
  • This 1991 report presents the results of site surveys of 11 divisions of 8 organizations that have gained reputations for having excellent4 measurement practices.
  • Publisher: Software Engineering Institute
    CMU/SEI Report Number: CMU/SEI-91-TR-016
  • Abstract

    A few organizations have reputations for implementing excellent software measurement practices. A sample of these organizations was surveyed in site visits. Clear patterns of practices emerged and they are reported at a consolidated, lessons learned level and in more detailed case studies.

  • Download

Cite This Report

SEI

Rifkin, Stanley; & Cox, Charles. Measurement in Practice. CMU/SEI-91-TR-016 . Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University. 1991. http://resources.sei.cmu.edu/library/asset-view.cfm?AssetID=11397

IEEE

Rifkin. Stanley, and Cox. Charles, "Measurement in Practice," Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Technical Report CMU/SEI-91-TR-016 , 1991. http://resources.sei.cmu.edu/library/asset-view.cfm?AssetID=11397

APA

Rifkin, Stanley., & Cox, Charles. (1991). Measurement in Practice (CMU/SEI-91-TR-016 ). Retrieved April 23, 2019, from the Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University website: http://resources.sei.cmu.edu/library/asset-view.cfm?AssetID=11397

CHI

Stanley Rifkin, & Charles Cox. Measurement in Practice (CMU/SEI-91-TR-016 ). Pittsburgh, PA: Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, 1991. http://resources.sei.cmu.edu/library/asset-view.cfm?AssetID=11397

MLA

Rifkin, Stanley., & Cox, Charles. 1991. Measurement in Practice (Technical Report CMU/SEI-91-TR-016 ). Pittsburgh: Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University. http://resources.sei.cmu.edu/library/asset-view.cfm?AssetID=11397

BibTex

@techreport{RifkinMeasurementin1991,
title={Measurement in Practice},
author={Stanley Rifkin and Charles Cox},
year={1991},
number={CMU/SEI-91-TR-016 },
institution={Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University},
address={Pittsburgh, PA},
url={http://resources.sei.cmu.edu/library/asset-view.cfm?AssetID=11397} }