1.2.4 Identify the relevant stakeholders when planning a new system.

S/E The role of the end-user must be considered when planning a new system. Who is a relevant stakeholder?
TOK Utilitarianism, the greatest good for the greatest number. The means justify the ends.

A stakeholder is a person who has an investment, share or interest in an business/industry.

A stakeholder in computer systems is anyone who:
  • Is involved in buying or taking control of the system.
  • Regulates and takes care of finances, safety and other aspects of the system.
  • Is responsible for subsystems of the system.
  • Operates the system and/or benefits from it.
  • Opposes the system (Also known as negative stakeholders).

Created By: D3LTA
Last update: 9/5/13

Sources:
  • CompSci Syllabus 2013-14