Collect project information that emerges from the project initiation process. Input data for scope planning include:
Project objective statement
Constraints and assumptions
High-level deliverable definitions
Involve the core team and others as needed to review the available information.
Assess project data for completeness, considering aspects such as:
User needs assessment
Regulatory, legal, and standards compliance
Analysis of alternatives and competition
Measurable performance and other goals
Delivery, support, installation, distribution, and other logistical issues
Technical and other risks
Document what is known about each project deliverable, and identify data gaps.