Roxanne E. Miller
Probing questions to bring nonfunctional requirements into focus; proven techniques to get the right stakeholder involvement.
But what should I actually ask?” a business analyst might reasonably wonder, even after learning techniques for eliciting requirements. Roxanne Miller’s book is the first to answer that question – more than 2,000 times. Her numerous specific suggestions for what to ask on key recurring nonfunctional topics, plus hard-won wisdom and tips, are sure to enable every reader to conduct more effective user interviews.
– Stephen Withall, author of Software Requirement Patterns
Overlooked or poorly defined nonfunctional requirements are widely recognized to be among the most expensive and difficult errors to correct following the implementation of a software system. The Quest for Software Requirements presents over 2,000 suggested questions as a first-of-its-kind reference guide to help you master the elicitation of these hard-to-identify yet vital requirements. Its proven step-by-step techniques, insightful tips and tools, easy-to-use checklists, examples of nonfunctional requirements, and requirements gathering questions can help you succeed in developing and installing software requirements.