6 Project Analysis Phase
During the project analysis phase requirements are further determined and documented. The technical team should work with the customers during this part of the project life cycle to get complete requirements. During this phase a specific description (Functional Requirements Specification) of the software to be written should be created.
During the project analysis phase of a systems development life cycle (SDLC) the following tasks should be started or completed:
- Design project security features
- Determine project change management methods
- Complete the project plan
A project plan should be:
Project Security Features
Project security features should be designed incorporating access control requirements into the design. These security features should be based both on the security needs of the application along with the security needs of the organization.
The following documents will be created or started:
- Functional Requirements Specification should be completed.
- Project Plan should be completed.
List project managers, stakeholders
Define communication methods such as regular project meetings
"(from myproject plan document)Include roles and responsibilities, project phases, expected deliverables, project functionalities, and more.
1. project purpose
reference standards for system controls, quality assurance, and project management
Identify type and quality of documentation to be produced during the project life cycle along with when it should be produced."
schedule major project phases and milestones with built in flexability which is narrowed as the project matures.
name resources to use on the project in terms of personnel and equipment.