Counting Conversion Functionality

IFPUG 4.3 CPM provides guidelines for measuring Conversion Functionality. In summary it recommends that you include in your project size as conversion functionality, any elementary processes and logical files that required to convert existing functionality to satisfy the new requirements of the software but this conversion functionality is not implemented with the software.

How to Count Conversion Functionality in SCOPE

There are two suggested methods, both have the same overall result.

  1. Recommended Method : Create "Conversion" Count Session
  1. Alternative Method : Use an Attribute to identify "Conversion" functionality