purpose of the mail survey was to gather data about the present ISD
environment and the role that ISD methods play in this area. The survey
was made up of 20 questions of varying format, with the intention of
gathering data on the following:
within Ireland and the ISD projects which are being conducted therein.
typical development lifecycle of an information system within these
of methods within these projects and the nature of these methods
within IS development.
The way methods
are perceived by practitioners in the area of ISD, and the value that
these individuals place upon method usage.