Concept Definition (glossary)
A set of core technical activities of systems engineering in which the problem space and the needs of the stakeholders are closely examined. This consists of analysis of the problem space and definition of stakeholder needs for required services within it. (Created for SEBoK)
This definition was developed for the SEBoK.
Concept Definition is a knowledge area in the SEBoK; it includes systems engineering activities which occur before any formal definition of the
INCOSE. 2012. Systems Engineering Handbook: A Guide for System Life Cycle Processes and Activities, version 3.2.2. San Diego, CA, USA: International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE), INCOSE-TP-2003-002-03.2.2.
SEBoK v. 1.9.1 released 16 October 2018