A Survey Of Effort Estimation Techniques For The Software Development
Anuj Khuttan, Ashwini Kumar, Archana Singh
Index Terms: ANN-COCOMO, COCOMO II, Putnam Model, Size.
Abstract: Effort estimation at the early stage of the software development is one of the most challenging parts of any organization. Many organization use different techniques to evaluate effort required for producing software, at the different levels of software life cycle model. There are various models like COCOMO, COCOMO II, Putnam model that have already used to estimate the software effort for projects. Researchers have proposed many new models to evaluate Effort. The objective of this paper is to compare Putnam model, COCOMO, and ANN-COCOMO and find out which technique give more accurate results.
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