This new version, called ‘Guideline on the Accuracy of COSMIC Function Points’, provides an overview of the factors that influence the quality of a functional size measurement, particularly a COSMIC size measurement, and advises how to organize the measurement process so as to obtain accurate size measurements and/or to improve measurement accuracy.
Version 1.1

  •  has the structure of a tutorial that could be used as self-learning material; tutors across the world can present the tutorial without much tailoring – and not requiring the specialized expertise of those who wrote these documents;
  • is action-oriented: the actions to be taken by either the measurer or by the management have been grouped in separate sub-sections