Re: Business Requirements

Subject: Re: Business Requirements
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: <vrfour -at- verizon -dot- net>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 6 Apr 2007 08:36:02 -0700

So do you work for one or the other of these departments,
or are you just on the outside looking in? If you report to
the group that says it requires it, just write it and make it
the introductory chapters of the product's functional spec,
or whatever the first requirements doc that department
has ownership of.

Gene Kim-Eng

----- Original Message -----
From: "James Barrow" <vrfour -at- verizon -dot- net>

> Again, in a circumstance in which a tech writer was trying to push best
> practices this would be a good rule, but this isn't my case.
> Specifically, I'm talking about a Project Management Office saying "We don't
> need no stinking requirements" and an Architecture Department saying "We
> can't build it without requirements." Even more specifically, the
> Architecture Department cannot measure nor report any successes (milestones)
> without the requirements.


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