Deriving Information Requirements from Responsibility Models

  title={Deriving Information Requirements from Responsibility Models},
  author={Ian Sommerville and Russell Lock and Tim Storer and John Dobson},
This paper describes research in understanding the requirements for complex information systems that are constructed from one or more generic COTS systems. We argue that, in these cases, behavioural requirements are largely defined by the underlying system and that the goal of the requirements engineering process is to understand the information requirements of system stakeholders. We discuss this notion of information requirements and propose that an understanding of how a socio-technical… CONTINUE READING