International software development consultants, David Consulting Group Ltd. (DCG), is pleased to announce its acquisition of the SMS Exemplar Group which includes Software Measurement Services Ltd (SMS) and SMS Exemplar Ltd.
Both David Consulting and SMS are metrics specialists with extensive expertise in the quantitative management of IT software systems. In recognition of the formidable reputation for measurement excellence and know-how built up by SMS’ founding Director, P. Grant Rule, who tragically died in 2011, David Consulting Group will trade in Europe and the UK under the name DCG-SMS.
With continuing pressure to drive down costs, more organisations are looking critically at the value delivered by their IT systems. Most notably, a more rigorous, quantitative approach to managing software projects is being adopted by the public sector in order to control costs and ensure value for money.
Measurement data can be used to drive...