Metrics Engineering



Definition

Metrics engineering is the activity consisting of the cohesive collection of all tasks that primarily deal with the metrics that are used on an endeavor.

Goals

The typical goals of metrics engineering are to:

Objectives

The typical objectives of metrics engineering are to:

Examples

Examples of metrics engineering include the collection, analysis, and reporting of:

Preconditions

Metrics engineering typically may begin when the following preconditions hold:

Completion Criteria

Metrics engineering is typically complete when the following postconditions hold:

Tasks

Metrics engineering typically consists of the following teams performing the following tasks:

Environments

Metrics engineering is typically performed using the following environment(s) and associated tools:

Work Products

Metrics engineering typically results in the production of the following work products:

Phases

Metrics engineering tasks are typically performed during the following phases:

Guidelines