Requirements are never good. But how do you know if they are? Here is a fun and practical way to review them: Your developer will know what to write, your tester will know what to test and your client will get what they wanted
Open a Word Document or DOORS, paste your requirements in it, and get an immediate review
Here is a simple example: Simply drag the bar all the way to the right to review the requirement.
What is it really
Fully compliant to the industrial standards (ARP4754A, DO-178B, DO-178C, IEC 61508, Automotive SPICE, ISO 26262, …).
All the warnings are sorted by severity to focus on the most important problems.
There are more than 80 pre-defined rules and the opportunity to adapt them to your own standards. Built-in rules are provided for the following common requirements defects:
- Fuzzy terms
- Too many co-ordinating conjunctions
- Too many negatives
- Passive voice
- Expressions to avoid
- Requirements without ‘shall’
- Multiple requirements per statement
- Control of the rational
- Conformity of the structure of sentences
- Too long requirements
- Use of unspecified terms
Easy to use | Semios is as easy to use as your spellchecker. The add-on is integrated into your tools and customised by your team. It requires only a single click to use.
Self improvement | Using Semios for Requirements Verification day after day, your teams will learn what makes a good requirement. The more they use it, the more they will improve their skills at writing well-structured, complete, precise and, above all, testable requirements.
Pretty much this is a tool built by a team of consultants that have spent years supporting the Aerospace Industry in Toulouse, France…
Want to test it? Send us a file!
Send us a .txt file containing some of your requirements. We will run the tool for you on it and send you back the result.