Project Terms


  • 2013-10-05
  • Reference Card for project management terms
  • #glossary

Project Manager

in software development: a person that takes the responsibility of planning, execution and closing of a software project.

Project Owner

in agile development: the person representing the stakeholders and voice of the customer.

Release Manager

in agile development: the person that defines the functional scope, time plan, quality controls, required documentation, product versioning of an iteration.

Requirements Specification

a contract-like document, which encapsulates all business requirements and translates them into actionable use cases or user stories that enable the implemenation of the specified features.