Capers Jones

Software Productivity Research
Capers Jones is an American specialist in software engineering methodologies, and is often associated with the function point model of cost estimation.wikipedia
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CISQ

Consortium for IT Software QualityConsortium of IT Software QualityInternational Standards for automating the software structural quality
He is a Distinguished Advisor to the Consortium for IT Software Quality (CISQ).
Software measurement and productivity expert Capers Jones is a CISQ Distinguished Advisor.

United States

AmericanU.S.USA
Capers Jones is an American specialist in software engineering methodologies, and is often associated with the function point model of cost estimation.

Software engineering

software engineersoftware engineerssoftware
Capers Jones is an American specialist in software engineering methodologies, and is often associated with the function point model of cost estimation.

Function point

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Capers Jones is an American specialist in software engineering methodologies, and is often associated with the function point model of cost estimation.

Cost estimate

Cost estimationcost estimatingconstruction cost estimating
Capers Jones is an American specialist in software engineering methodologies, and is often associated with the function point model of cost estimation.

St. Petersburg, Florida

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He was born in St Petersburg, Florida, United States and graduated from the University of Florida.

Florida

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He was born in St Petersburg, Florida, United States and graduated from the University of Florida.

University of Florida

FloridaUFUniversity of Florida, Gainesville
He was born in St Petersburg, Florida, United States and graduated from the University of Florida.

IBM

International Business MachinesIBM CorporationInternational Business Machines Corporation
He formed his own business in 1984, Software Productivity Research, after holding positions at IBM and ITT.

ITT Inc.

ITTITT CorporationInternational Telephone and Telegraph
He formed his own business in 1984, Software Productivity Research, after holding positions at IBM and ITT.

Software quality

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Under the guidance of Bill Curtis, co-author of the Capability Maturity Model framework and CISQ's first Director; and Capers Jones, CISQ's Distinguished Advisor, CISQ has defined five major desirable characteristics of a piece of software needed to provide business value.

CAST (company)

CAST's head of product development, Olivier Bonsignour, co-wrote a book with Capers Jones.

The Social Transformation of American Medicine

Capers Jones wrote, "Paul Starr's book detailed the attempts of the American Medical Association to improve academic training of physicians, establish a canon of professional malpractice to weed out quacks, and to improve the professional status of physicians."