Affinity mapping, also known as affinity diagrams and the K J Method, is a business tool used to organize large amounts of brainstormed ideas into natural relationships. It is a valuable way for analysts to elicit requirements from business users in a collocated setting.

IBM Blueworks Live is a real-time collaboration tool for analysts and business users to discover and document business processes. In this tutorial you learn how to use Blueworks Live to make affinity mapping collaborative in a virtual environment.

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