MKS Requirements is the first requirements management solution built as an integral part of Enterprise Software Configuration Management. MKS Requirements drives down total cost of ownership by offering seamless connection between business users and developers who work via a single platform, unified interface, and common process. A clear connection between development artifacts and associated requirements is maintained via change packages and an audit trail of change is maintained, supporting IT audit and compliance goals. Automatic triggering of "suspect" requirements shows real time impact of change between business users and developers. Powerful querying, charting and reporting facilitate team communication and management visibility.