17 January 2010

TFS 2010 Requirements Management Guidance Ships!

As we near RTM for Visual Studio 2010, we are going to start seeing more and more information being release providing guidance on the installation, configuration, and usage of Visual Studio 2010 and Team Foundation Server 2010.  One of the latest guidance project to be release by the Rangers is the Visual Studio 2010 Team Foundation Server Requirements Management Guidance.

“This Ranger solution addresses the People, Process, and Technology guidance for Requirements Engineering (RE) using Team Foundation Server. The goal of this guidance is to provide formalized Microsoft field experience in the form of recommended procedures and processes, Visual Studio Team System and Team Foundation Server configurations, and skill development references for the Requirements Engineering discipline of your application lifecycle.”

This release includes the following packages (which can be downloaded separately or together in a single package):

  1. Introduction: RM Rangers Guide to the Complete Guide
  2. Requirements Management Planning
  3. Requirements Traceability
  4. Analysis and Breakdown
  5. Requirements Elicitation
  6. Requirements Specification
  7. Requirements Validation
  8. Requirements Change Management and Approval
  9. Requirements Management checklist sheet

Each of the above sections is packaged as a zipped Microsoft Word (.docx) document.  If you do not have Microsoft Word installed, you can download and install the free viewer from here.