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News Sep 23, 2004

Hurricanes – Quick Response Required

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By Robin F. Goldsmith Manage Dec 27, 2013

Software requirements: Why the term 'nonfunctional requirements' misleads

Requirements expert Robin Goldsmith explores the problems with common nonfunctional requirements scenarios and offers more useful alternatives. Continue Reading

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By Robin F. Goldsmith Get Started Aug 06, 2014

Understanding the requirements process vs. requirements management

Requirements management and the requirements process are sometimes used to mean the same thing, but customers should be aware that there are differences, and that tools often do not perform all of the tasks in the ... Continue Reading

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By Sue Burk Problem Solve Dec 29, 2010

Functional requirements and nonfunctional requirements in software engineering explained

Clearly defining both functional and nonfunctional requirements in software engineering projects is important from both a business perspective and a performance perspective. In this expert response, Sue Burk offers... Continue Reading

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Problem Solve Feb 15, 2007

How important is requirements traceability?

Requirements tracing can prevent you from overlooking a planned requirement during implementation. However, requirements must be written carefully, expert Karl Wiegers says. Continue Reading

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Problem Solve Apr 09, 2007

Clarifying software requirements

Software requirements engineering is impeded by unclear, indeterminate requirements. Expert Karl E. Wiegers explains how analysts can clarify requirements with users. Continue Reading

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By Robin F. Goldsmith Problem Solve Aug 23, 2010

How to handle requirements creep

Requirements expert Robin Goldsmith advises against freezing requirements to avoid creep. If proper work is done at gathering business requirements up front, creep should not be an issue. Continue Reading

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Problem Solve Feb 05, 2008

Software requirements elicitation and documentation

Eliciting software requirements from clients is more important than complete documentation. Expert Rob Apmann explains how to effectively gather requirements. Continue Reading

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Problem Solve Mar 25, 2008

Testability requirements and verification work

Testability and verifiability are a category of nonfunctional requirements. Expert Roxanne Miller explains how these concepts fit into software requirements engineering. Continue Reading

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Evaluate Aug 29, 2007

How to handle requirements when converting an application

A software migration project calls for a reexamination of an application's existing requirements. Expert Karl E. Wiegers explains how to update your requirements. Continue Reading