Thursday, April 5, 2012

EZ-Metrix measures Google's Go language

Several news stories emerged recently about Google's programming language called Go. Although Go has been around since 2007, it has gained credibility recently because of it's fast compilation, automatic semicolon insertion, multi-core CPU support and relatively simple syntax.

Background:
According to Wikipedia: "Go is a compiled, garbage-collected, concurrent programming language developed by Google Inc. The initial design of Go was started in September 2007 by Robert Griesemer, Rob Pike, and Ken Thompson. Go was officially announced in November 2009. In May 2010, Rob Pike publicly stated that Go was being used "for real stuff" at Google. Go's "gc" compiler targets theLinux, Mac OS X, FreeBSD, OpenBSD and Microsoft Windows operating systems and the i386, AMD64, and ARM processor architectures."


Hello World sample code:
package main   
import "fmt" //text formatting package   
func main() {         
 fmt.Println("Hello, World") 
 }

Go and EZ-Metrix:
Because the Go language specification defines both a single-line comment delimiter (//) and a multi-line comment delimiter set (/*, */), EZ-Metrix has no trouble measuring the size of Go source code.

Conclusions:
If you're using Go on your next programming assignment (or inherited someone else's Go source), "Go" ahead and measure its size with EZ-Metrix. A free evaluation of EZ-Metrix is available at www.ez-metrix.com.

More:
Additional information about Go can be found at the official Go website: http://golang.org/

Friday, July 29, 2011

Mil & Aero Magazine features EZ-Metrix

In a July 5, 2011 article, author John Keller lists the company that invented EZ-Metrix®, James Heires Consulting, Inc. in an article about software verification tools.

"Because code counters like EZ-Metrix are routinely used in highly analytical tasks such as software verification, it stands to reason that the Military and Aerospace industries are interested in EZ-Metrix", said President James Heires, PMP.

The full Military & Aerospace Magazine article entitled: "Mathematical proof techniques, automated requirements tracing lead trends in software verification tools" can be read in full here: (http://www.militaryaerospace.com/index/display/article-display/9346321286/articles/military-aerospace-electronics/exclusive-content/2011/7/mathematical-proof.html)

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

EZ-Metrix now available on Download.com

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Monday, July 25, 2011

EZ-Metrix now available on Brothersoft

EZ-Metrix® is a source code metrics utility with a difference!

It's like a tape measure for your software... EZ Metrix Source Code Counter

With an easy Internet-based interface, multiple language support and flexible licensing features, you will be up and running in minutes with the EZ-Metrix code counter. Measure software size from virtually all text-based languages and from any platform or operating system with the same utility. Source code metrics are stored in our internal database and may be exported for further analysis. The EZ-Metrix LOC counter supports software development estimates, productivity measurement, schedule forecasting and quality analysis (CMMI, ISO).

FREE 30-day trial available at www.ezmetrix.com

BrotherSoft served the customers as one of the leading software download website worldwide since July 2002. Over 250,000 freeware and shareware are for free download which covers 7 channels including Windows, Mac, Mobile, etc. There are more than 10,00,000 downloads every day on our site.

Multi-language portals including Japanese, German, Russian, French, Spanish to meet the software need of Non-English speaking country customers.

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Saturday, October 3, 2009

EZ-Metrix to be featured on Quality Conversations


Steve Wilson, a colleague and fellow measurement practitioner, hosts a radio program called Quality Conversations: The Global Voice of Quality. Mr. Wilson's program is available on the Blog Talk Radio website. Steve has hosted many notable experts in the quality industry in the past, and hosts a website called Quality By Design.

Now, EZ-Metrix gets the spotlight, in a show entitled EZ-Metrix: A Web-Based Code Counting Utility. Steve and I will discuss software quality, how metrics can support a software quality initiative, and why software size measurement is missing from most Fortune 500 companies' Key Performance Indicators. And finally, how EZ-Metrix can help to fill the void left by these complex industry dynamics.

This is a recorded show, and is available for immediate download here.

Looking forward to your comments, questions and quality conversations.

Regards,
James

Friday, October 17, 2008

FW: TechRepublic Blogs: 10 questions to ask before migrating to Linux

From: James T. Heires, PMP [mailto:jtheires@netins.net]
Sent: Thursday, October 16, 2008 10:09 PM
To: James Heires
Subject: TechRepublic Blogs: 10 questions to ask before migrating to
Linux

http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/10things/?p=424

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Friday, July 25, 2008

EZ-Metrix v4.1 Ready Now!

The latest and greatest EZ-Metrix is now ready for immediate enjoyment...
Our development team has worked hard or weeks to bring you the latest product enhancements.
EZ-Metrix now boasts the following new comparison mode features:
1. Detailed line counts are now reported for added files
2. Detailed line counts are now reported for deleted files
3. Counts of changed lines of code and comments are more accurate than ever
4. Performance is up to 10% faster than v4.0

We hope these changes make your work more productive and efficient. Drop us a line when you have a chance to look over the new version - we love to hear from users.