COBIT identifies 34 IT processes and a high-level approach to control over these processes. The following is the process description of AI2 â€œAcquire and Maintain Application Software.â€ Applications are made available in line with business requirements. This process covers the design of the applications, the proper inclusion of application controls and security requirements, and the development and configuration in line with standards. This allows organizations to properly support business operations with the correct automated applications.
The following items, in random order, are the outcome measures and performance indicators shown for AI2 â€œAcquire and Maintain Application Software.â€ Classify each item as an outcome measure or performance indicator.
1. Average time to deliver functionality based on measures such as function points or lines of code
2. Average programming effort to deliver functionality based on measures such as function points or lines of code