The Frestimate standard edition has predictive models which are used for planning purposes prior to the software being operation.
|Basic defect density models - SEI CMMi lookup table, industry lookup table prediction modules|
|Shortcut prediction model- short 23 question survey prediction model|
|Fullscale model - detailed prediction model. Between 98 and 300 questions related to efficient versus inefficient techniques; experience of people; organization; "code a little, test a little"; good versus bad requirements, design, code and test plans; scheduling practices.|
|Sensitivity Analysis Sensitivity Analysis. Ability to view the relative cost, time, and impact of each of the prediction inputs, mediocre practice assessment, foundation practice assessment, Staffing projections for maintenance, warranty and testing support.|