Interface Management Terms

Definition of Interface

There are several definitions of interface:

The point where two or more separate areas of responsibility (or scopes of work) meet;

Where information regarding work processes, work scopes, technical requirements or personnel responsibilities etc, is exchanged to ensure compatibility and consistency;

The connection between two teams, contracts, functions, or pieces of equipment.

generic graphic of an interface

Only by fully understanding an interface can you identify the issues to be resolved and possible areas of duplicate or missing scope

Interface is often confused with Battery Limit