Who Created Function Points Analysis (fpa)? Why It Was Created?
Function Point Analysis (FPA) was invented in 1970’s as a result of a project develo-ped by the researcher Allan Albrecht of IBM. His job involved a productivity analisys for software projects developed by a service unit of IBM. To do this he developed a method to measure software independently of the programming language used, checking only the external aspects of the software, primarly based on the user’s vision.