Defect Data (D&E - Projects and Releases)

You can record metrics data either :

A defect is a problem, which if not corrected, could cause an application to either fail or to produce incorrect results. Defects are collected the same way for Count Session, Project or Release.

SCOPE enables you to record the number of defects detected (found) in a particular Project Phase or found within the first month of use of the software after implementation. You can record defects at the detailed level of Phase and Severity or just enter the Total values, depending on how you collect defect data in your organization.

Defects are categorized into 3 levels of severity:

If you check:

If you wish to override the derived results then un-check the box and manually enter the number of defects.