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Author Mendes, Emilia.

Title Cost estimation techniques for web projects / Emilia Mendes
Published Hershey, Pa. : IGI Global (701 E. Chocolate Avenue, Hershey, Pennsylvania, 17033, USA), [2008]
copyright 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 412 pages : illustrations) : digital files
Contents 1. What is different about web and software projects? -- 2. Introduction to web cost estimation -- 3. How accurate is an effort model? -- 4. Sizing web applications -- 5. Web effort estimation using regression analysis -- 6. Web effort estimation using case-based reasoning -- 7. Web effort estimation using classification and regression trees -- 8. What is the best technique? -- 9. How to improve your company's effort estimation practices -- 10. Understanding project data -- 11. The need for empirical web engineering
Summary This book provides a step-by-step methodology to improving cost estimation practices for Web projects. Utilizing such techniques as stepwise regression modeling, case-base reasoning, classification and regression trees, and expert opinion, it is a powerful tool for scholars, researchers, and practitioners in the areas of Web development, Web engineering, project management, and software engineering
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Title from PDF t.p. (viewed on May 25, 2010)
Subject Web site development industry -- Costs.
Web site development -- Costs.
Web site development -- Management.
Form Electronic book
Author IGI Global.
LC no. 2007022426
ISBN 9781599041377 (ebook)