Everyone agrees that peer code inspection finds bugs, makes code more maintainable, and promotes learning and sharing. But how much time does it take? Are the savings worth the expense?
Use this ROI calculator to see the business case for Collaborator and Collaborator Community.
For the table below, the default numbers come from industry-standard sources, including some of our own customer data. When you consider the cost per defect in QA or at the customer site, consider the time to find and the time to fix, and try to account for intangibles such as Customer Goodwill.