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What is SSADM?

The SSADM methodology is a well-defined (structured) methodology and is quite difficult to use. When used skillfully it can produce well-documented, accurate information systems. It recognises the following stages in the systems development lifecycle.

However, it concentrates on the analysis and design phase of the Waterfall Model of the Systems Development lifecycle, as shown in the following diagram:

SSADM Waterfall Model

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