Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format

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This presentation illustrates workflow for offline review of requirements documents in ReqIF format:
1) Export into ReqIF format from IBM Rational DOORS, DOORS Next Gen or other RM tools
2) Conversion of ReqIF into ReqView format by ReqView Synchronizer
3) Opening ReqView document in ReqView, updating requirements status and adding comments
4) Synchronization of changes back to the RM tool

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Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format

  1. 1. reqview@eccam.com ReqView Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format
  2. 2. Requirements Management Challenges • Development partners separated by firewalls • Incompatible RM tools ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 2 Example of requirements distribution between development partners
  3. 3. ReqIF - Requirements Interchange Format • OMG standard since April 2011, based on RIF • Enables offline collaboration across RM tools preserving – Requirements hierarchy and traceability – Data types and attribute definitions – Rich text formatting – Embedded data objects – Access rights ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 3
  4. 4. Overview of ReqView Solution ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 4
  5. 5. ReqView Desktop • HTML5 web application for easy editing or reviewing requirement documents • Available as offline Google Chrome application or as online web application • Runs on any desktop PC and will be supported also on tablets ReqView - Create and Review Structured Requirements Documents Install © 2014 Eccam 5
  6. 6. ReqView Desktop Features ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 6 ReqIF Import from DOORS Browse Structure Preserve Rich Text Format Edit Custom Attributes Comment Requirements Track Changes
  7. 7. ReqView Synchronizer • Supporting command line tool – Synchronization of ReqView documents with RM tools via ReqIF – Import and export of CSV – Decryption and encryption of ReqView documents ReqView - Create and Review Structured Requirements Documents $ synchronizer ––import -f reqif -i UserNeeds.reqif -o UserNeeds.reqw -c config.json -p password Download ( Login needed ) © 2014 Eccam 7
  8. 8. ReqView Workflow 1) In RM tool define attributes for review – Discussion – text attribute for reviewers comments – History – text attribute summarizing reviewers changes – Status – enumeration of allowed status values, e.g. draft, accepted, rejected ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 8
  9. 9. ReqView Workflow 2) In RM tool create ReqIF Definition for export ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 9 DOORS Next Gen
  10. 10. 3) Run ReqView Synchronizer to convert ReqIF into ReqView data format – Import config file describing attribute mapping – Password for file encryption 4) Share encrypted file with a reviewer ReqView Workflow ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 10 synchronizer -i UserNeeds.reqif -f reqif -o UserNeeds.reqw -c config.json -p password
  11. 11. ReqView Workflow 5) Open document in ReqView Desktop ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 11 DOORS Next Gen ReqView Desktop ReqView preserves document structure and formatting
  12. 12. ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 12 Discussion Status Structure
  13. 13. ReqView Workflow 6) Synchronize changes back to RM tool ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 13 Updated in ReqView DOORS
  14. 14. ReqView Summary • ReqView enables offline project stakeholder – Review project requirements – Update requirements status – Comment requirements • ReqView preserves original requirements document structure and formatting • Changes can be synchronized back to the original RM tool via CSV ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 14
  15. 15. ReqView References • Check ReqView product page http://www.reqview.com • Try ReqView Desktop Online http://www.reqview.com/apps/desktop/ReqViewDesktop.html • Install ReqView Desktop https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/reqview- desktop/cmbnhmeabefpflildnahpbghcejkblin • Check documentation http://support.reqview.com/solution/categories ReqView - Offline Review of Requirements Documents in ReqIF Format © 2014 Eccam 15

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