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REASONS FOR SYSTEMS PROJECT The starting point for a project is called a systems request, which is a formal way of asking for IT support. A systems request might propose enhancements for an existing system, the correction of problems, or the development of an entirely new information system. The main reasons for systems requests are improved service to customers, better performance, more information, stronger controls, and reduced cost. Improved Service: Systems requests often are aimed at improving service to customers or users within the company. Allowing mutual fund investors to check their account balances on a Web site, storing data on rental car customer preferences, or creating an online college registration system are examples that provide valuable services and increased customer satisfaction. Better Performance: The current system might not meet performance requirements. For example, it might respond slowly to data inquiries at certain times, or be unable to support company growth. Performance limitations also result when a system that was designed for a
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