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Quantities and Units for Software Product Measurements



David W. Flater


International Organization for Standardization (ISO)/International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) 80000, the International System of Quantities, collects and organizes the most important physical quantities into a coherent system. In a similar fashion, this report collects and organizes the most important quantities used in software metrics, focusing on software as a product rather than its development process.
NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 8289
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Measurement, metrics, quantities, software, units.
Created March 10, 2020, Updated May 10, 2020