Often, I don’t have the detailed knowledge of a product, programming language or a system, so what I do is to review the basic foundation for the solution design.
In a recent Twitter discussion about requirements management, I wrote,
"Requirements management is like bookkeeping. You need to do it in business, but it doesn’t guarantee profits”
The more precious something is, the more value it have. Classic examples are gold and diamond as status symbols since dawn of mankind.
We are talking about the promises of IoT and a connected world. After todays traffic problems in Stockholm after the first snowfall this winter, I doubt IoT will give any benefits.
When talking about collecting requirements, one of the challanges is what we mean with requirements and level of detail. The requirements we ask for should also be possible to verify.