This is not a new question. We have been struggling with managing traceability to standards for as long as we have had the concept of traceability to standards.
In the DOORS Classic World we had a few options, and we still have those options with DOORS Next Generation, but we also have a couple of new options. I am going to look at this fresh and go over the pros and cons for the various methods in DOORS Next Generation.
I will look at the following methods:
- External link
- Separate module and link
- Separate module and reuse
- Separate module, reuse and link
- Glossary terms
- Glossary and link