Metrics and ALM Assessment for Architecture, Analysis and Design

This chapter will cover the metrics and assessment questions for the architecture, analysis, and design areas in ALM. Let us start with the metrics and see what we can get there.


There are not many metrics in TFS that we can use for KPI assessment for architecture, but we can use some taken from the development area. Using the code metrics, we can get information on how our architecture and design really are working, including:

  • Lines of code. This is an approximate number based on IL code. A high count might indicate that a type or method is doing too much work ...

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