Extending the scenario method beyond interface design, this important book shows developers how to design more effective systems by soliciting, analyzing, and elaborating stories from end–users Contributions from leading industry consultants and opinion–makers present a range of scenario techniques, from the light, sketchy, and agile to the careful and systematic Includes real–world case studies from Philips, DaimlerChrysler, and Nokia, and covers systems ranging from custom software to embedded hardware–software systems
Ian Alexander is an independent consultant, trainer and author specializing in Requirements Engineering, often using DOORS / DXL as the platform.
He has worked with organizations in transportation, telecommunications, aerospace, government and public service in the UK and around the world, on both implementation projects and process support.
He is the lead author of Writing Better Requirements (Addison-Wesley, 2002), Scenarios, Stories, Use Cases (Wiley, 2004), and Discovering Requirements (Wiley, 2009) (http://www.scenarioplus.org.uk). There are many free resources for use in discovering and organizing requirements on his website.
He is currently (2010) chairman of the BCS Requirements Engineering Specialist Group (http://www.resg.org.uk). He is a Chartered Engineer.