1 - The Vision
These should be strategic reasons and not purely technical outcomes. Absolute clarity needed on ‘why’ as this will be the supporting factor for the project going ahead.
2 - Outcomes, Goals and Objectives.
3 - Understanding the business, individual or entrepreneur
4 - Competitor / Market / ‘Off the Shelf’ Analysis
If bespoke is the clear option, we simply need to ensure the business case for bespoke has been explained and agreed.
5 - Funding and Revenue Generation Strategy
6 - Compliance, Governance and Legal
Also are there any geo-specific location of data hosting due to compliance?
Will there be a mobile app, what platforms and device types? also whats the location of users?
Specific Technical Requirements and Features
Technical Approach (what and why)
Identify the age/versions of any existing kit they might intend on using? Identify any specific access challenges that might be in place – e.g. old kit, firewalls, usage policy, lockdown etc.