International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS)
ISSN: 2074-9007 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9015 (Online)
Published By: MECS Press
IJITCS Vol.5, No.12, Nov. 2013
Goal Structured Requirement Engineering and Traceability Model for Data Warehouses
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Data warehouses are decision support systems that are specifically designed for the business managers and executives for reporting and business analysis. Data warehouse is a database that stores enterprise-wide data that can be used to deduce useful information. Business organizations can achieve a great level of competitive advantage by analyzing its historical data and learning from it. However data warehouse concept is still maturing as a technology. In order to effectively design and implement a data warehouse for an organization, its goal needs to be understood and requirement must be analyzed in the perspective of the identified goal. In this paper we present a goal structured model for requirements engineering that also enables its users to manage traceability between the goals, decisions, business strategy and the corresponding business model.
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Vinay Kumar, Reema Thareja,"Goal Structured Requirement Engineering and Traceability Model for Data Warehouses", International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS), vol.5, no.12, pp.78-85, 2013. DOI: 10.5815/ijitcs.2013.12.10
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