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Scope - definitions

Scope - The formal definition of what the boundaries of the system being modeled and/or developed are and are not.

[Category=Database Management ]

Source: Northwest Database Services, 14 November 2009 11:05:48, External

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Scope - The boundary, or extent, to which a process, procedure, certification, contract etc. applies.

[Category=Data Governance ]

Source: The Data Governance Institute, 24 December 2009 13:08:01, External

Scope - The boundaries of a project expressed in some combination of geography, organization, applications and/or business functions.

[Category=Data Warehousing ]

Source: Aexis Business Intelligence, 24 December 2010 08:56:14, External

Scope - Generally, the extent to which a process or procedure applies.  The scope of Configuration Management may not, for example, extend to Customer information (other than on an 'as informed' basis) and the scope of a Change Management procedure may not apply to 'Urgent Changes'.  Also a key concept in outsourcing, defining which activities are covered by the base contract and which are separately chargeable.

[Category=Data Quality ]

Source: iSixSigma, 22 February 2011 09:31:10, External 

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