IT Project Management: Guide to estimating timescales and resources.

IT Project Management: Guide to estimating timescales and resources.

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Project Management For IT-Related Projects

 

Edited by Bob Hughes

 

This book extract explains how to estimate the timescales and effort required for IT projects.

 

Contents:

 

  • The effects of over- and under-estimating;
  • Effort versus duration;
  • The relationship between effort and cost;
  • Estimates and targets;
  • Use of expert judgement, including its advantages and disadvantages;
  • The Delphi approach;
  • Top-down estimating
  • Bottom-up estimating;
  • The use of analogy in estimating.

 

  

 

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Vendor:
ComputerWeekly.com
Posted:
13 Dec 2012
Published:
13 Dec 2012
Format:
PDF
Length:
31 Page(s)
Type:
Book
Language:
English
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