A Reference Model for Requirements and Specifications

  title={A Reference Model for Requirements and Specifications},
  author={Carl A. Gunter and Elsa L. Gunter and Michael Jackson and Pamela Zave},
  journal={IEEE Software},
M a y / J u n e 2 0 0 0 I E E E S O F T W A R E 37 between the user-requirements specification and the software-requirements specification, mandating complete documentation of each according to various rules. Other cases emphasize this distinction less. For instance, some groups at Microsoft argue that the difficulty of keeping a technical specification consistent with the program is more trouble than the benefit merits.2 We can find a wide range of views in industry literature and from the… CONTINUE READING
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