Laura Zuber

Laura Zuber

Senior Consultant

Laura Zuber has 20 years of experience in software development consulting and training, six of which have been with QSM.  She has conducted training and demonstrations for all QSM SLIM Suite Tools and assisted with QSM Support.  Prior to coming to QSM, Laura managed software development projects, and served as a senior software process improvement specialist at SAIC.  She has performed process assessments, designed and implemented best practices, and co-lead the corporate metrics training program.  Laura holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University, where her master’s thesis was on risk analysis using advanced Monte Carlo simulation techniques.

Laura Zuber's Recent Blog Posts

Trend Based Solutions Generate Reasonable Estimates Fast

Resource Demand Management - Are the Right People Working on the Right Thing?

Avoid Process Improvement Failure with Pacing that Promotes Mastery

How Does Uncertainty Expressed in SLIM-Estimate Relate to Control Bounds in SLIM-Control? Part III

How does uncertainty expressed in SLIM-Estimate relate to Control Bounds in SLIM-Control? Part II

Project Metrics Are the Best Defense in the Battle Against Scope Creep

Agile's Focus on Disciplined Discovery Aligns with SLIM Suite

SLIM Note Panel Simplifies Reports, Documentation, and Guidelines

What Basketball Can Teach Us About Software Estimation

Does Your Estimate Accurately Reflect the Five Dimensions of Software Trade-offs?

Laura Zuber's Recent Articles

The QSM Agile Round Table

All In: Collaborative Software Estimates