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In some contexts, "system requirements" means something along the lines of:
CPU: minimum 1GHz
RAM: minimum 1GB
disk space required for installation: 250MB
And "software requirements" means something like:
Windows XP Pro (SP2 or later) or Vista (SP1 or later)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 (or later) or Mozilla Firefox 2.0 (or later)
Sun Java Runtime Environment version 6 update 2 (or later)
On Thu, Jul 23, 2009 at 8:05 AM, Jill Mohan<jillemo -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> Hey Folks -
> I'm working on creating requirements templates for a software and systems
> engineering group.
> Can anyone explain or point me to a site that explains the difference
> between software reqs and system reqs?
> So far, I've deduced (probably incorrectly) that Functional Reqs +
> NonFunctional Reqs = Software Reqs
> Where NonFunctional = the RPSDIIP collection (Reliablility, Performance,
> Security, Design, Implementation, Interface, and Physical)
> Any enlightenment you can provide will be greatly appreciated.
> Jill Mohan
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