High quality software measurements are more important than 5 years ago. For instance, in a customer-facing business, it is important to focus on response time to keep impatient customers from waiting. The idea is in better response to the customer with what is available. During development structural quality measures can guide choices for the best architecture and design of the product. The structural measurement of software has become more critical as more of the business is being run through business applications that interface directly with customers.