Measurement Manual

The measurement manual is the key document that describes the COSMIC methodology.  The measurement manual is all you need to study to obtain foundation level certification.  The measurement manual has been translated into numerous languages all of which are available free to download.

Measurement Manual Version 5 – Download

  • Part 1: Principles, definitions & rules (17 pages) *
  • Part 2: Guidelines (18 pages) *
  • Part 3: Examples and applications of COSMIC concepts and measurements, consisting of:
  •      Part 3a          Strategy Examples (13 pages)
  •      Part 3b          Real-time Examples (32 pages)
  •      Part 3c           MIS Examples (57 pages)
  •      Part 3d          Standardized Requirements with Big Data Cleaning Examples (12 pages)

* Learn for certification.


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Part 1: Principles, definitions & rules *
Part 2: Guidelines *
Part 3: Examples

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