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Functionality Is Cheap

Well, I better rephrase that. The functional part of a requirement is cheap. I can deliver the functional part of a requirement in as little time and in as small of a cost as you like if you let me control the non-functional parts of the requirement. That is a heck of a claim. So how do I back that up? First, we need to look into what is a requirement. This is a well covered territory but I have a slightly different spin on it. I maintain that a requirement...

  1. Posted on July 16, 2008 2:54:PM by Earl Beede to Practicing Earl
  2. Technique, humor, requirements, scope