Social networking sites empower requirement Engineering

Faculty / School

Faculty of Computer Sciences (FCS)


Department of Computer Science

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Document Type

Conference Paper

Publication Date


Conference Name

32nd International Business Information Management Association Conference, IBIMA 2018: Innovation Management and Education Excellence through Vision 2020

Conference Location

Milan, Italy

Conference Dates

25-26 April 2019


85060778704 (Scopus)

First Page



International Business Information Management Association (IBIMA)

Abstract / Description

Social websites have been getting popularity for last decade and their fame is keep on increasing day by day, social websites have changed our everyday life and they have the capability to support the Requirements Engineering (RE) activities. Facebook is the most preferred SNS among all because it is not only easy reach for communication far across but its existing feature remarkably resolve many problems like: marketing, close group discussion, data backup support, privacy. These feature somehow helping requirement engineering activities, and answer the main problem of communication between the stakeholders. In this paper we conduct a questionnaire based survey from software analysts and developers to know the real problems in communication and suggest SNS based method to deal with it.