Articles

Measuring Defect Potentials and Defect Removal Efficiency

By Capers Jones

There are two measures that have a strong influence on the outcomes of software projects: 1) Defect potentials; 2) Defect removal efficiency.

The term “defect potentials” refers to the total quantity of bugs or defects that will be found in five software artifacts: requirements, design, code, documents, and “bad fixes” or secondary defects. 

Read this article → (PDF 142 kB)

Categories: Defect Metrics, Metrics, Management


Copyright ® 2017 Rex Black Consulting Services.
All Rights Reserved.
ISTQB Logo ASTQB Logo IREB Logo PMI Logo IIBA Logo ISTQB Logo
PMI is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.