This weekend I got an email from X (Chris Verhoef). He noticed I used the research of the Chaos Report and his research in a blog post. Chris and J. Laurenz Eveleens wrote an article in IEEE Software (January and February issue) on the Chaos… Read More »The Rise and Fall of the Chaos Report Figures
IT projects still have an interesting track record. The chaos report (2009) from the Standish Group reports 32 % of IT projects are successful, 44% are challenged and 24 % fail. Small projects (< 500 $) are more successful and big projects tend to fail… Read More »Scrum for financials aka getting IT projects in control
One off the elements in SOA projects is estimating the cost. In classical Designer/ Developer projects we use function points to estimate cost (#function points * hours per point). In our current SOA projects we are using our experience from earlier SOA projects and we… Read More »How Much Will Your SOA Cost?