Software Engineering and Information Systems
An Improved COCOMO based Model to Estimate the Effort of Software Projects

Vahid Khatibi Bardsiri; Mahboubeh Dorosti

Volume 2, Issue 2 , May 2016, , Pages 11-22

Abstract
  One of important aspects of software projects is estimating the cost and time required to develop projects. Nowadays, this issue has become one of the key concerns of project managers. Accurate estimation of essential effort to produce and develop software is heavily effective on success or failure of ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
A Novel ICA-based Estimator for Software Cost Estimation

Behrouz Sadeghi; Vahid Khatibi Bardsiri; Monireh Esfandiari; Farzad Hosseinzadeh

Volume 1, Issue 4 , November 2015, , Pages 15-24

Abstract
  One of the most important and valuable goal of software development life cycle is software cost estimation or SCE. During the recent years, SCE has attracted the attention of researchers due to huge amount of software project requests. There have been proposed so many models using heuristic and meta-heuristic ...  Read More