Computer sciences and Information technology stakeholder analysis and scope definition

Computer sciences and Information technology stakeholder analysis and scope definition

Project description
Assignment 1: Stakeholder Analysis and Scope Definition Due Week 4 and worth 120 points

Suppose you are working on a project to develop an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) interface for the

Operations Division of an Airline Parts Manufacturing Organization. You have been assigned to assist in

planning the project. The ERP interface will enhance the supply chain ordering process for raw materials

and parts. For this initiative, your project team will need to complete the following deliverables:a

graphical user interface (GUI) that will satisfy the needs of the data entry personnelnew GUI data fields

with an existing ERP systemreports of upper management and order fulfillment resourcesan online user

support manual for the data entry  GUItraining of the new interfaceWrite a three to four (3-4) page paper

in which you:

Describe the different levels and types of resources required for producing each deliverable described in

the assignment summary.

Develop a table of at least five (5) project stakeholders who would need to be considered in a

stakeholder analysis. You may list each stakeholder by a fictitious role such as Programmer, System

Analyst, Project Manager, etc. Note: Document the project stakeholders by using the following table


Project Stakeholders
Stakeholder Interest Influence Potential Conflicts Role Objective Strategy

Explain how the data collected in the Project Stakeholders table could assist the project management

team in defining the project scope.
Identify some of the potential conflicts in this project. Describe how understanding influence and

anticipating could help in the planning process.

Develop a Deliverable Definition table that describes each of the deliverables required for the

completion of the project.Note: Document the Deliverable Definition table by using the following table


Deliverable Definition
Deliverable Structure of Deliverable Standards to Be Used Authority for Approval Resources Required to

Complete this Project

Suggest at least three (3) benefits that could be derived from properly completing a deliverable

definition table. Explain how each benefit could help the project management team in the scope

definition process.

Use at least two (2) quality resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar Websites do not

qualify as quality resources.