Abstract The project will review the current performance measurements used by product development departments and investigate further sources with a view to making recommendations on the most valid and informative metrics. New reporting metrics are defined to provide senior management with accurate information to assist decision-making. The objective of the project is to provide management with the necessary metrics that give accurate information on the performance of individual projects and software development department as a whole Developing Performance Measurement Metrics XYZ’s Internal Software Product Department Chapter One: Introduction Product development is one of the last remaining opportunities for companies to distinguish...The end:
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