This is a practical and accessible guide to software estimation for anyone involved in software development. Covering all
facets of software estimation, this new volume provides a detailed explanation of the various tools and methods available
in estimating software size, development effort, cost and schedule - including a comprehensive explanation of Test Effort
Estimation. Written in a clear and practical manner, "Software Estimation" is a comprehensive resource presenting estimation
best practices, guidance on the appropriate methods for different types of project, and advice on how to avoid common pitfalls.