Inception can be closed if the following criteria are met:

  • We agree on the scope;
  • There is at least one solution or solution direction known;
  • We agree on needs and features;
  • We have a picture of the most important risks and countermeasures;
  • We agree that global planning and cost estimation are realistic;
  • We agree on the process to be followed and the tools to be used for realizing the solution.

More information on details of this phase can be found in the Objectives Workflow.

More information on how people collaborate within this phase can be found in the Collaroration Matrix.