Appendix C. Requirements Troubleshooting Guide

With perseverance and the cooperation of the various stakeholders, you can successfully implement improved requirements development and management practices in your organization. You should select practices that will solve or prevent specific requirements-related problems that your projects experience. Once you’ve identified the most pressing issues, it’s important to determine the root causes that contribute to each observed problem. Effective solutions confront the root cause, not just the superficially observed symptoms.

Table C-1, which begins in Appendix C and closes this appendix, lists many symptoms of requirements engineering problems that you might encounter, grouped into several categories. ...

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