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Requirements Definition Phase

During the Requirements Phase, the project team defines its requirements. These activities are focused toward completing the Project Plan and/or Requirements Specification document. A list of common project documentation for this phase is provided below. .

Common Project Planning Phase technical activities:

  • Implement the preliminary Project Plan
  • Baseline the system-level requirements in a Requirements Specification document and develop the subsystem and lower-level technical requirements leading to the PDR baseline.
  • Develop and document a baseline Concept of Operations.
  • Develop and document a baseline Configuration Management Plan.
  • Identify any risk drivers (and proposed mitigation plans for each risk).
  • Develop a list of descope options.
  • Prior to the project independent life-cycle reviews for this phase, conduct internal reviews as defined by the project’s planned software assurance activities.
  • Plan, prepare for, and support the project independent life-cycle reviews for this phase in accordance with NPR 7123.1, Center practices, and the requirements of this document.
  • Complete and obtain approval of the Project Plan that follows the appropriate template provided by the Code TI Project Asset Library. See Page TBD for a list of common Project Documentation assets and their required maturity by phase.

Common Requirements Phase Project Documentation

Common Requirements Phase Transition Reviews

Tools

Project Tools Collection





Example Documents

PAL Examples Folder



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