Accession Number : ADP006473

Title :   Requirements and Traceability Management,

Corporate Author : MARCONI UNDERWATER SYSTEMS LTD WEYBRIDGE (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s) : Cross, G. M.

Report Date : SEP 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : This paper explains the contribution of requirements traceability to the system development process in risk reduction and rework avoidance and the impact on all phases of project development from requirements capture through to customer acceptance and subsequent maintenance. By update of the traditional lifecycle model, the paper shows how the RTM1 (Requirements and Traceability Management) product builds a system development environment addressing these issues and improving the benefits to Users of many of todays leading CASE tools by more effective integration, with a total lifecycle coverage.

Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, *EFFICIENCY, ADDRESSING, AVOIDANCE, BENEFITS, ENVIRONMENTS, IMPACT, INTEGRATION, MAINTENANCE, MODELS, PAPER, REDUCTION, REQUIREMENTS, RISK, TOOLS.

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE