Addressing Challenges in Requirements Management
Industry research shows that the root cause of 56 percent of all errors identified in products and engineering projects are introduced in the requirements phase. Better to get it right the first time!
Requirements management presents many challenges for product organizations which stem from a lack of visibility into requirements, poor communication of change, and lack of traceability between requirements and other artifacts throughout the product development lifecycle. The results are often costly and time consuming. Increasingly complex requirements and the challenges of managing them across mechanical, electrical, and software disciplines have many organizations searching for a new approach to requirements management.