Date of Award
Master of Science
Department of Systems Engineering and Management
Brian G. Hermann, PhD
Software capabilities have steadily increased over the last half century. The Department of Defense has seized this increased capability and used it to advance the warfighter's weapon systems However, this dependence on software capabilities has come with enormous cost. The risks of software development must be understood to develop an accurate cost estimate.
DTIC Accession Number
Quick, Steven L., "Evaluation of Personnel Parameters in Software Cost Estimating Models" (2003). Theses and Dissertations. 4190.