A Novel Approach to Select an Appropriate Requirements Prioritization Technique

Punam Bajaj, Vineet Arora
2013 International Journal of Computer Applications  
Requirements prioritization has been recognized as a critical and essential but challenging activity for product development. The pressure on time-to-market and being able to plan for successive release of the software product has posed many challenges to the software engineering process. Budgetary restrictions and time-tomarket deadline often compel stakeholders to cautiously prioritize requirements. Various requirements prioritization methods are available in literature, but generally
more » ... s in companies are found to be informal. This paper evaluates various requirements prioritization methods with different characteristics and proposes a novel technique to select an appropriate method for the application. The aim of our work is to offer a method to guide the engineer through various characteristics such as ease to use, size of project, number of decisions etc. for an application. This approach is illustrated with a case study of the Travel Management Planning Website.
doi:10.5120/13423-1102 fatcat:aa7loeukfbhgzlf7unwt3ajltu