anyone involved in purchasing or procuring the system. In a mass-market product organization, product management, marketing and sometimes sales act as surrogate consumers (mass-market customers) to guide development of the product
organizations which regulate aspects of the system (financial, safety, and other regulators)
people or organizations opposed to the system (negative stakeholders)
organizations responsible for systems which interface with the system under design
System Context Diagram A System Context Diagram (SCD) in software engineering are diagrams that represent the actors outside a system that could interact with that system
System context diagrams are related to Data Flow Diagram, and show the interactions between a system and other actors with which the system is designed to interface and it can be helpful in understanding the context which the system will be part of.