The effective use of function points centers around three primary functions: estimation, benchmarking and identifying service-level measures.
More and more organizations are adopting some form of Agile framework for application development and enhancement. The most recent VersionOne State of Agile Survey reveals that 94% of organizations practice Agile. Hot technologies such as big data, analytics, cloud computing, portlets and APIs are becoming ever more popular in the industry.
This report explores each of the three primary functions of function points and their relevance in today’s Agile dominated IT world and with new technologies.