Definitions for "Design specification"
the exact details of the design ideas (specified)
See: specification, design.
Can be taken to mean the same as a Requirments Specification. Sommerville considers this to be a detailed abstract description which is the basis for the system design. Based on Sommerville, Software Engineering
A document that specifies the "design-to" requirements and may include functionality, performance, interfaces, constraints, effectiveness, and verification. Exposure (rank): The likely loss or consequence of a risk. It is the combined probability and impact of a risk usually expressed as the product or probability x impact. Feasibility Study: A study to examine the viability of taking on a project.