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Managing requirements evolution and change

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Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT)

Abstract

Requirements evolve, not only during system development but also after a system has been installed. This paper discusses our work on defining a systematic approach for managing change at the requirements level. We present a meta-model for change concepts, which is used to underpin a proposed process for change management. Related work is discussed and the paper concludes by delineating the issues in requirements evolution that have emerged so far from our work.

Keywords

Software evolution requirements evolution change management 

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© IFIP 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Lam
    • 1
  1. 1.Requirements Engineering Lab (RE Lab) Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of Hertfordshire College Lane, HatfieldUK

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