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Find Missing Requirements with the Feature Tree

I provided some business analysis training a while ago, and recently caught up with one of the attendees of the training; a lovely lady whom, for the purposes of this post, we’ll call Pat. I was inquiring how things were going and whether or not she was able to incorporate …

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Five New Year’s Resolutions for Requirements

It’s that time of year, where our thoughts turn to the holidays…the holiday parties, the shopping, the lights, visiting with family!  For many organizations, the end of the year tends to be quiet on the IT front, for no organization wants to risk introducing problems into their production environment at …

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The Importance of the Org Chart Model

When we train people in the use of different requirements models, we typically mention three models as being distinct by virtue of the fact that you can know they are complete:  the org chart, a system context diagram, and business data diagrams. Org charts are generally easily available, since every organization …

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Why Do We Model Software Requirements?

The other day, I was flying to California to visit my customer. On the plane, I was seated next to a gentleman who worked for a small engineering firm in the Silicon Valley. We quickly struck up a conversation about work and when I began to explain what I do), …

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