Select several appropriate metrics for your organization at the individual level, the project level, and the organizational level. You could use Table 12-2 to identify candidate metrics in the six key dimensions of software measurement.
Alternatively, you could use Table 12-3 to try the goal-question-metric strategy to select metrics that will align with your project or organizational goals. Use a separate copy of Table 12-3 for each goal.
Table 12-2. Your Project Metrics
Table 12-3. Goal-Question-Metric