Issue No. 06 - November/December (2002 vol. 19)
<p>Agile development processes emphasize prioritizing product features, but most don't tell you how to do it. Based on notions of feature vectors, feature levels, and release increments, this product-planning method takes a business-oriented approach to feature selection. Central to the method is a decision framework within which business managers can assess combinations of features, time, and costs to choose those that deliver the highest return on development investment.</p>
business-driven incremental product planning, product feature value and cost analysis, feature level, feature value, requirements prioritization, feature prioritization
B. Nejmeh and I. Thomas, "Business-Driven Product Planning Using Feature Vectors and Increments," in IEEE Software, vol. 19, no. , pp. 34-42, 2002.