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Guideline (Beginner,Concept) Use a Resource when the Actor asks for the provision of a clearly defined and concrete resource, which can be physical or information entity. Open Version
Discussion: The Resource element should be clear, concrete, and well defined. Resources that are open in nature and prompts for additional actions or decisions to be made for their provision suggest using alternative elements such as Task, Goals, or Softgoals. Please refer to Section 4.3.3 “Resource Dependency” for discussion about the Resource entity.
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