Re: Scoping vs Estimating

Subject: Re: Scoping vs Estimating
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Tony Markos <ajmarkos -at- yahoo -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 4 Jan 2006 22:28:07 -0500

> Bill Swallow:
> Scoping is qualitative and estimation is
> quantitative.
> Tony Markos:
> We must be talking about two different things.

Frankly, Tony, I'm not sure what the heck you're talking about anymore.

> Bill Swallow:
> Scoping involves breaking down the "thing" into
> "thing-ettes".
> Tony Markos:
> I say this is part of estimating - not scoping. The
> requirements engineering community provides the only
> formal system scoping technique that I know of. Try
> researching "Context Diagram".

I am well aware of what a context diagram is. It's a good tool, but
not the only one to use in proper project scoping and estimation.

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