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Agile and Requirement–Driven Product Development

Posted on: February 15th, 2015 by Lou Wheatcraft 2 Comments

My previous blog described “Requirement-Driven Product Development” (RDPD). One of my readers asked a very important and well-formed question: “Lou, nice article. Are there any specializations to the approach for software systems? Would you say that Scrum process is consistent … Read More

Conducting an Interface Requirement Audit

Posted on: May 15th, 2014 by Lou Wheatcraft 2 Comments

Recently, various discussion groups I participate in have been focusing on interface requirements. Given the importance of managing interfaces [see blog “Why are Interfaces Important?], it is critical that you get everything right.   By “right” I mean (1) you need … Read More

Why are Interfaces Important?

Posted on: April 30th, 2014 by Lou Wheatcraft No Comments

Managing interfaces is a key part of any systems engineer’s job. I recommend that at the beginning of a project, the lead SE name a person to be the “Interface God or Goddess”. This person will chair the Interface Working … Read More

Medical Device Development and Requirements Experts

Posted on: January 27th, 2014 by Lou Wheatcraft No Comments

We are frequently asked whether or not the training we offer is specifically geared to the medical device industry or if our training is generic.  The short answer – our instructors have extensive experience in providing training for the medical … Read More

Managing Interfaces in an Agile Development Environment

Posted on: December 15th, 2013 by Lou Wheatcraft No Comments

In a popular online discussion group, the following question was asked: .”how should ICDs (Interface Control Documents) or interface requirements be developed, documented, and managed in an Agile development environment?”. You can read my views on Agile development and requirements … Read More