A Quality Model for the Evaluation of Software Requirements Specifications

  • Jennifer L. Gasston
Conference paper


A number of models for software product quality have been defined in the literature. Hierarchical models (for example McCall et al., 1977; Boehm et al., 1978) Quantitative models (for example Gilb, 1985, 1987) and Product/process-based models (for example Kitchenham, 1987). However, criticisms have been aimed at the product quality models in terms of the difficulties involved in their practical application.


Quality Attribute Software Quality Requirement Engineer Software Requirement Software Requirement Specification 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jennifer L. Gasston
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  1. 1.Software Quality Institute, School of Computing and Information TechnologyGriffith UniversityNathanAustralia

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