You are a business analyst, system analyst, product manager, or other person involved with business modeling, requirements management, or user-interface (UI) prototyping. This chapter provides an overview of the responsibilities of an analyst in a RUP project. We also provide resources such as training courses and recommend reading that will help make you more proficient as an analyst.
As an analyst you wear many hats, and you need a wide variety of skills. Your overall objective is to define and communicate to all stakeholders what the system should do. This can be broken down into the following high-level tasks:
• Understand the needs of the users
• Understand ...