Larry Dignan

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'Requirements Critic' checks documents for problems

Requirements Critic spots agent/action gaps in your documentation and, even more important, verifies your requirements against glossaries of acceptable terms. It also spots problematic phrases like "easy to use," "strong encryption" or "very fast"–phrases that experts consider dangerously vague.

March 10, 2008 by Ed Gottsman


Zoho steps up enterprise game; Launches Zoho People

Zoho on Monday launched Zoho People, a human capital management tool that could be quite useful for mid-sized businesses. The move also shows how Zoho intends to reach well beyond its online office suite, which is really just a set of starter apps for broader enterprise ambitions.

March 9, 2008 by


News to know: Facebook; Vista; See-through screens; Sun patch

Notable headlines:Garett Rogers: The Google Apps Appliance would make Microsoft sweatMary Jo Foley: Microsoft tries to stop more 'Vista-capable' e-mails from going publicVista Ultimate team releases new discounts, but no new freebies (yet)Microsoft DeepZoom + PhotoZoom = Another Software+Service combinationAdrian Kingsley-Hughes: Build a Vista-compatible office PC for $305Intel to steal graphics market share from AMD and nVIDIA in 2009? It depends ...

March 9, 2008 by