Software development has spawned an independent industry in its own right. But the processes of asking for service, offering service, and pricing are all somewhat haphazard. Perhaps it's time to focus efforts on resolving the key paradoxes of software estimation.
function of hrd
of code per PD, function points per PD, use case points per PD, object points per PD, and so on. In the manufacturing or traditional service industries, productivity is measured for one activity at a time (for example, for turning activities, milling, brick-laying, waiting tables, soldering, and so forth). Productivity measurements of inspection activities and functional testing are measured only in mass or batch production industries, but are not attempted in the job-order (tailor-made to customer