Explore BrainMass
Share

Prototyping Methodology

This content was STOLEN from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

Briefly describe the steps of a pure prototyping methodology as an alternative to an SDLC approach. Which disadvantages of an SDLC methodology are addressed by a prototyping approach? (250 words)

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 7:39 am ad1c9bdddf
https://brainmass.com/business/management-information-systems/prototyping-methodology-510813

Solution Preview

Prototyping approach takes advantage of availability of fourth generation procedural languages and relational database management systems. It helps the quick creation of a project or a part of a project and then the system is revised after users have tried the developed prototype of the project. Only a few fundamental features are incorporated in prototype, more functionality is added later. The following are the ...

Solution Summary

Prototyping methodology allows Rapid Application Development (RAD). It is used to create quick demos and mock-ups. There are many fourth generation RAD tools. This solution describes the RAD steps employed by prototyping methodology in contrast to SDLC.

$2.19
See Also This Related BrainMass Solution

Discuss why an application might be built using prototyping as part of the SDLC methodology, rather than by a pure prototyping methodology alone.

View Full Posting Details