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What does NFR stand for?

NFR stands for Non-Functional Requirement

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Military and Government
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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Samples in periodicals archive:

Of the target service, the functional and non-functional requirements, including security requirements, and other service-related terms and conditions of the tender in the Annexes.
The literature on the subject has been following the path taken by object oriented software development, and there have been several proposals as to adapt object-oriented models and specification languages to deal with the new non-functional requirements imposed by agent-oriented software.
In most RUP projects functional requirements are documented using Use Case analysis whilst non-functional requirements (usability, reliability, performance and supportability) are documented separately in an artefact called the Supplementary Specification.