WORK BEHAVIOR PREDICTION DURING SOFTWARE PROJECTS DEVELOPMENT

Ciprian-Leontin Stanciu

Abstract

Software projects are well known for their high overruns in terms of budget and time. As they grow larger, project monitoring becomes harder. In such a context, forecasting becomes a critical “ability”, helping the project manager to understand where the project is heading, in terms of required budged and implementation time. In this paper, we present a forecasting method that we developed, which makes use of a distinct representation of the observed behavior of project team members towards work that is Work Behavior. Moreover, we present the first results from experiments on real-world software project development data that show that our method is more accurate than a very popular prediction method, implemented by most ALM tools.

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Stanciu C. (2011). WORK BEHAVIOR PREDICTION DURING SOFTWARE PROJECTS DEVELOPMENT . In Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Database Technologies - Volume 1: ICSOFT, ISBN 978-989-8425-76-8, pages 47-52. DOI: 10.5220/0003505000470052


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@conference{icsoft11,
author={Ciprian-Leontin Stanciu},
title={WORK BEHAVIOR PREDICTION DURING SOFTWARE PROJECTS DEVELOPMENT},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Database Technologies - Volume 1: ICSOFT,},
year={2011},
pages={47-52},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003505000470052},
isbn={978-989-8425-76-8},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Software and Database Technologies - Volume 1: ICSOFT,
TI - WORK BEHAVIOR PREDICTION DURING SOFTWARE PROJECTS DEVELOPMENT
SN - 978-989-8425-76-8
AU - Stanciu C.
PY - 2011
SP - 47
EP - 52
DO - 10.5220/0003505000470052