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Metrics - What are they good for?

Metrics - What are they good for?

It's risky to use metrics in your projects. But the risks are often used as an excuse not to use metrics. So what's a good way to use metrics? Hopefully this talks will shed a light on this question.

Leif Gensert

May 08, 2013
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  1. Metrics -
    What are they good for?

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  2. “You can have good metrics
    and still have bad code.”

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  3. Jenkins - CI

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  4. People will start coding
    against metrics

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  5. Metrics
    People Matter
    Repos

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  6. def good_code
    common_sense
    && good_metrics
    && other_stuff
    end

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  7. Attribution
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/lumaxart/2136954043/
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/doug88888/4561376850/
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/haniamir/2473127741
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/funky64/4267353106
    http://jcastaneyra.com/2012/10/15/java-testing-oracle-scripts-compatible-htwo/
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/addrox/2587484034/

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