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JSW 2014 Vol.9(11): 2861-2867 ISSN: 1796-217X
doi: 10.4304/jsw.9.11.2861-2867

An Automatic Software Requirement Analysis Approach Based on Intelligent Planning Technology

Hong He, Dongbo Liu
School of Computer and Communication, Hunan Institute of Engineering, Xiangtan, 411104, China
Abstract—With the development of information technology, the scale of current software is growing dramatically. This motivates the needs of techniques for intelligent software requirements engineering, which allows for modeling and analyzing requirements formally, rapidly and automatically, avoiding mistakes made by misunderstanding between engineers and users, and saving lots of time and manpower. In this paper, we propose an approach to acquiring requirements automatically, which adopts automated planning techniques and machine learning methods to convert software requirement into an incomplete planning domain. By this approach, we design an algorithm called Intelligent Planning based Requirement Analysis (IPRA), to learn action models with uncertain effects. Furthermore, we obtain a complete planning domain by applying this algorithm and convert it into software requirement specification.

Index Terms—intelligent planning, quality of service, requirement analysis, software engineering


Cite: Hong He, Dongbo Liu, "An Automatic Software Requirement Analysis Approach Based on Intelligent Planning Technology," Journal of Software vol. 9, no. 11, pp. 2861-2867, 2014.

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