How to Manage Your Requirements Efficiently - by Kovair Software

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Kovair supports Requirements Management of many flavors - Standard as well as Proprietary methodologies or processes. All the capabilities necessary for effective and effortless Requirements Management are built-in in Kovair and are accessible through a highly user-friendly web interface. Kovairs rich implementation of requirements gathering, parsing, management, traceability, base lining and intelligent reporting in a process-driven methodology enables project teams to effectively manage and map requirements.


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2. Managing Requirements Without Proper toolKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 2 3. Key Issues Synchronizing information to keep stakeholders on the same page Cross team collaboration between geographically distributed teams Managing changes to requirements, assess impact of proposed changes, andpropagating approved changes Implementing centralized workflow Analyzing requirements coverage to ensure regulatory complianceKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 3 4. Make It Successful Collaboratively ThroughKovairKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 4 5. Kovair Architectural FrameworkOOmmnniibbuuss IInntteeggrraattiioonn FFrraammeewwoorrkkTTaasskkMMaannaaggeemmeennttTTiimmeeMMaannaaggeemmeennttAApppplliiccaattiioonn MMaannaaggeemmeenntt FFrraammeewwoorrkkBBuuiilltt--iinn AApppplliiccaattiioonnssAALLMM SSttuuddiioo,, IITTSSMM ssttuuddiiooUUsseerr DDeeffiinneedd VVeennddoorr MMaannaaggeemmeenntt,, CCuussttoommeerr OOnn--bbooaarrddiinnggDDooccuummeennttMMaannaaggeemmeennttOOmmnniipprroocceessss PPrroocceessss MMaannaaggeemmeenntt TTeecchhnnoollooggyyAApppplliiccaattiioonn FFoouunnddaattiioonn SSeerrvviicceess SSeeccuurriittyy,, CCoollllaabboorraattiioonn,, AAcccceessss CCoonnttrroollOOmmnniibbuuss IInntteeggrraattiioonn FFrraammeewwoorrkkKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014PPrroojjeeccttMMaannaaggeemmeenntt 6. Kovair Requirements Management - Capabilities 100% web based solution making stakeholders to work on same source of information Capability of capturing requirements from multiple sources and in multiple formats - Direct Entry supporting textual entry as well as narratives Email Corporate Website Microsoft Word, Excel documents From other tools via integration As easy as in Microsoft Office without any limitations and shortcomings Has provision for collaborative way of reviewing and approving requirements Provides In-built diagramming capability allowing users to draw UML Mockups BPMN diagrams and many moreKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 6 7. Kovair Requirements Management - Capabilities Provides guaranteed cross tool end to end traceability Has support for reactive and proactive impact handling Unique capability of defining custom relationship between artifacts Has extensive support for versioning Helps to understand the "Who, What, When and Why" of any changes Allows enterprise wide reuse of artifacts to reduce errors and re-work Provides Advanced level access control mechanism at enterprise as well as record level Cross tool dashboards and analytics Real-time data based reports and dashboards to keep track of the progressKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 7 8. Kovair Requirements Management - Capabilities Has Task Based Process Engine to support any workflow or methodology Create multiple processes for each application Drag and drop Visual designer Support for Cross tool processes Provides support for Baseline Allow custom template based reporting in Word satisfying different standards Capability of generating outputs/reports in Word, Excel and PDF Integrated with best-of-breed, open source, legacy and homegrown tools through KovairOmnibus EngineKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 8 9. Complex Workflow Designed Within KovairKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 9 10. Kovair Omnibus Integration Features SOA based ESB architecture Ability to perform real-time bi-directional flow between tools Supports linking and synching of artifacts between tools Supports federation and synchronization of data Allows transformation of data when they are flowing between tools Ability to call external web services Supports centralized process, traceability, analytics, and reports Supports conflict management Ability to define cross tool relations through plug-insKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 10 11. Kovair Omnibus Integration Benefits Integrate and orchestrate best-of-breed, open source, legacy and homegrown tools Achieve seamless bi-directional data flow between ALM and IT tools Gain ALM tools interoperability, cross-repository linking and transparency Make better and timely decisions with cross-tool reports and dashboards. Increase ROI having automated cross tool Task based work flow management Leverage better team collaboration between globally distributed teams Manage end-to-end traceability from Requirements to Code to Testing and Delivery Eliminate manual handoffs and reduce administrative overheadKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 11 12. Omnibus Integration Bus Off the shelf Integrations12Kovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 13. Demo FlowRequirementGatheringMaintainingRepositoryKovair Software Copyright 2000-2014 13ReusingRequirementsRequirementsApprovalVersioning andTracking ChangesTraceabilityDefect ManagementIntegration with JIRAEnd to EndTraceabilityReportingTest ManagementExportConfigurabilityChange Management 14. Product DemoKovair Software Copyright 2000-2013 14