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On Fuzzy Qualitative and Quantitative Softgoal Interdependency Graph

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International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2015 by IJCA Journal
Volume 122 - Number 5
Year of Publication: 2015
Authors:
Md. Barique Quamar
Yahiya Gazi
10.5120/21698-4808

Md. Barique Quamar and Yahiya Gazi. Article: On Fuzzy Qualitative and Quantitative Softgoal Interdependency Graph. International Journal of Computer Applications 122(5):30-35, July 2015. Full text available. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {Md. Barique Quamar and Yahiya Gazi},
	title = {Article: On Fuzzy Qualitative and Quantitative Softgoal Interdependency Graph},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2015},
	volume = {122},
	number = {5},
	pages = {30-35},
	month = {July},
	note = {Full text available}
}

Abstract

Non-Functional requirements serve as criteria for the selection and prioritization of software requirements. The objective of this paper is to propose an efficient method for the prioritization of non functional requirements. In this paper we use? L?^(-1), R^(-1) inverse function arithmetic principle and graded mean integration for the elicitation of decision maker's weight for the qualitative and quantitative softgoal interdependency graph to model the non-functional requirements. Finally the utilization of proposed method is demonstrated with the help of an example.

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