Stakeholders of an information system

Resolution: Individual, Group
Duration: Less than an hour



The goal of this problem is to find and classify stakeholders of a given information system

Learning Objectives

After solving this problem, students will be able to: - Identify 4 types of stakeholders of an information system - Identify and classify stakeholders for a given information system - Understand the roles of each type of stakeholders - Explain why we need to take account of these stakeholders when developing an information system - Apply knowledge learned to find stakeholders for other information systems


The word "stakeholder" refers to individuals or groups impacted by a software development project. There are stakeholders both within and outside the organization. They may be end users, or may just be influenced by the operation. It is important that all stakeholders should be identified.