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Unformatted text preview: 1 www.infotech.monash.edu.au FIT1003 IT in Organisations Week 6 IT Systems Development Part 1 www.infotech.monash.edu.au 2 Objectives for this session Identify the business-related consequences of systems development successes and failures Describe the seven phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Outline the activities and participants associated with the main phases of the SDLC www.infotech.monash.edu.au 3 Where we are in the unit Organisations IT, IS Information Organisations using IT and IS Risks and liabilities of IT and IS Week 6: IT Systems Development Communication in organisations The IT Profession 2 www.infotech.monash.edu.au Lecture 6 Consequences of success and/or failure of IT systems www.infotech.monash.edu.au 5 One academic estimated in 2002 that something like one-fifth to one-quarter of industrialized-country IS projects fall into the total failure category; something like one- third to three-fifths fall into the partial failure category; and only a minority fall into the success category Richard Heeks (2002) Information Systems and Developing Countries, Information Society Volume 18 www.infotech.monash.edu.au 6 What are the consequences of IT systems success/failure? Timetabling system Fees system Web based marketing systems Increase or decrease revenue Repair or damage to brand reputation Prevent or incur liabilities Increase or decrease productivity 2 www.infotech.monash.edu.au Lecture 6 Consequences of success and/or failure of IT systems www.infotech.monash.edu.au 5 One academic estimated in 2002 that something like one-fifth to one-quarter of industrialized-country IS projects fall into the total failure category; something like one- third to three-fifths fall into the partial failure category; and only a minority fall into the success category Richard Heeks (2002) Information Systems and Developing Countries, Information Society Volume 18 www.infotech.monash.edu.au 6 What are the consequences of IT systems success/failure?...
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