Stakeholder Involvement and Management
THE SEINFELD APPROACH TO REQUIREMENTS
Software industry statistics clearly show there is an urgent need for dramatic and immediate improvement to the way that information technology develops its products. Only 32% of software and technical projects are successful,1 and of this successful 32%, only 20% of the implemented features are used all the time, and 40% are never used at all!2
First of all, this means that only 6.4% of all proposed features are actually implemented and used. Further, it also means that 12.8% of all proposed features are implemented but never used.
One of the more common reasons for ...