The requirements monitoring and controlling domain iteratively monitors the status of requirements and manages the requirements baseline over the project life cycle. In the context of the requirements process, activities include monitoring and controlling so changes to the requirements themselves are approved and managed. It should be noted that the process and related activities involved in the development and management of requirements are distinct from the project management life cycle.

The requirements traceability matrix and associated attributes created during elicitation and analysis are applied in requirements monitoring to help control the product and project scope. Traceability is updated ...

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