Requirements Tools



Definition

A requirements tool is a software tool that automates all or part of the performance of one or more tasks that are primarily related to the requirements.

Goals

The typical goals of requirements tools are to:

Objectives

The typical objectives of requirements tools can be divided into the following two broad categories:

Requirements Engineering Objectives

The typical objectives of requirements tools are to enable the requirements team (and other stakeholders) to better perform one or more of the following requirements engineering tasks:

Other Functional Objectives

Typical additional functional objectives of requirements tools are to enable other teams to better perform one or more of the following tasks:

Quality Objectives

Typical quality objectives of requirements tools include:

Examples

The following are some examples of requirements tools:

Other listings of requirements tools include:

Guidelines