Research discipline of identifying business needs and determining solutions to business problems.
Solutions often include a software-systems development component, but may also consist of process improvement, organizational change or strategic planning and policy development. The person who carries out this task is called a business analyst or BA.
The practice of initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria at the specified time.
The primary challenge of project management is to achieve all of the project goals within the given constraints.
An early sample, model, or release of a product built to test a concept or process or to act as a thing to be replicated or learned from.
A prototype is generally used to evaluate a new design to enhance precision by system analysts and users. Prototyping serves to provide specifications for a real, working system rather than a theoretical one.
Marketing is the business process of creating relationships with and satisfying customers.
With its focus on the customer, marketing is one of the premier components of business management.