Scenarios, Stories, Use Cases: Through the Systems Development Life-Cycle

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Ian F. Alexander, Neil Maiden
Wiley, Sep 24, 2004 - Computers - 548 pages
  • Extending the scenario method beyond interface design, thisimportant book shows developers how to design more effectivesystems by soliciting, analyzing, and elaborating stories fromend-users
  • Contributions from leading industry consultants andopinion-makers present a range of scenario techniques, from thelight, sketchy, and agile to the careful and systematic
  • Includes real-world case studies from Philips, DaimlerChrysler,and Nokia, and covers systems ranging from custom software toembedded hardware-software systems

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Ian F Alexander is an independent consultant researches withDaimlerChrysler (in Ulm, Germany) he also writes, teaches, andconsults on requirements, especially scenarios.. He is on thecommittee of the BCS Requirements Engineering Specialist Group andruns the Requirements chapter of the IEE Professional Network forSystems Engineers. He has written extensively on Requirements

Neil Maiden is a Reader and Head of the Centre forHuman-Computer Interface Design, in City University's School ofInformatics, London UK. He is co-founder and treasurer of theBritish Computer Society Requirements Engineering SpecialistGroup.

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