Concept Number: *121
English Master: Process-Output-Metrics
Synonyms, Variations & Acronyms: none
For example, the Requirements coming out of a Requirement-Specification Process can be measured as to their Major-Defect Content. They could contain 20 Majors per page, or one Major-Defect per page. A consistent Quality or Cost-Level of the output of a Process is an indirect Measure of the Process itself, since it is due to the Process.
This Concept entered by Adore Shuko.