Software Metric can be defined as “The continuous application of measurement based on techniques to the software development process and its products to supply meaningful and timely management information together with the use of those techniques to improve that process and its products”. This definition means Software metrics are all about measurement which includes numbers, the use of numbers to make things better, to improve the process of developing software and to improve all aspects of the management of that process. It is a measurement of a particular characteristic of a program’s performance or efficiency.
Pressman explained as “A measure provides a quantitative indication of the extent, amount, dimension, capacity, or size of some attribute of the product or process”. It is the act of determine a measure
The metric is a quantitative measure of the degree to which a system, component, or process possesses (more…)
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