Software Requirements Gathering Techniques
- October 25, 2013
Today's mobile apps answer directly to the consumer in many cases. Customer-focused design is quickly outpacing 'inside-out' requirements.
- July 18, 2011
How do you effectively get business requirements from the customer in Agile environments? Read this interview between Agile experts Lisa Crispin and Mary Gorman for tips.
- June 03, 2011
In part one of this two-part interview with EBG Consulting's Ellen Gottesdiener, we learn about techniques used to elicit requirements and hear about the differences between Agile and traditional requirements elicitation.
- June 03, 2011
In part two of this two-part interview, we hear more about tools and techniques in requirements elicitation and further explore the roles of tester collaboration in requirements processes.
- March 22, 2011
Requirements management continues to be a challenge to software development organizations, but tool vendors are working to address those challenges. In this interview with Forrester analyst Mary Gerush, we hear about five important ALM trends in ...
- March 14, 2011
Requirements management has been said to be the most challenging part of software development. In Agile environments, changes in requirements are expected and embraced. But doesn't this wreak havoc with a schedule? Dean Leffingwell, author of Agile ...
- March 14, 2011
Dean Leffingwell, author of Agile Software Requirements – Lean Requirements Practices for Teams, Programs, and the Enterprise, believes that Scrum will continue to grow in popularity and become the organizational Agile methodology of choice. In this...
- July 14, 2010
Visualization software can make requirements easier to establish and aid developers in explaining features, but some analysts say the technology isn't quite there yet and needs some more improvements before it can become a standard.
- June 30, 2010
Requirements elicitation is one of the most challenging parts of software developments. By using visualization software, business analysts are able to create working simulations to gather customer requirements. Vendors, analysts and users give their...
- April 15, 2010
Eliciting software requirements is a human-intensive activity, and any process requiring user input is never a walk in the park. Learn techniques that can help project leaders make the right choices in eliciting and then analyzing requirements needs.
- December 23, 2009
Pharmaceutical, food industry service provider Waters Corp, boasts admiration on recent requirements additions to IBM's Rational software, which has allowed them to go paperless.
- November 16, 2009
Requirements elicitation is software development teams' toughest problem today, reveals a TechTarget survey. Most teams rely on use cases and requirements management tools to get requirements right. Agile and lean development practices are also ...
- October 29, 2009
Tight budgets, tough competition and changing software development methods, such as agile, demand improved communication between, users, business analysts and software development teams, according to Emmet B. Keeffe III, CEO of El Segundo, ...
- October 26, 2009
Start-up VisibleThread's new document structure and quality analysis tool has uses ranging from requirements management to documentation quality enforcer. VisibleThread's software structure and quality detection capabilities can improve development ...
- August 24, 2009
GatherSpace version 2 is now available and continues to offer low-cost software requirements gathering technology that is easily learned and easily implemented. According to GatherSpace founder Darren Levy, "It's painlessly easy to use, and an ...