GOREWEB Framework for Goal Oriented Requirements Engineering of Web Applications

  • Shailey Chawla
  • Sangeeta Srivastava
  • Punam Bedi
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 168)


In this paper, we propose a framework for modeling goal driven requirements of web applications. Web engineers mostly focus on design aspects only overlooking the real goals and expectations of the user. Goal oriented Requirement Engineering is a popular approach for Information system development but has not been explored much for Web applications. However, in today’s times Web is dominating in every business making it imperative that its requirements are analyzed carefully and in profundity. Goal driven requirements analysis helps in capturing stakeholders’ goals very finely, by choosing between alternatives and resolving conflicts. Detailed classification of both functional and non-functional requirements specific to web applications is discussed in the presented work. A framework, GOREWEB (Goal oriented Requirements Engineering for Web Applications) is proposed for analyzing goals and translating them into functional and non-functional web requirements.


Goal oriented Requirements Engineering Web engineering Goals Requirements URN 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shailey Chawla
    • 1
  • Sangeeta Srivastava
    • 2
  • Punam Bedi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of DelhiDelhiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceBhaskaracharya CollegeDelhiIndia

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