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Unformatted text preview: • How do the five major variables of project management—scope, time, cost, quality, and risk—relate to this scenario? • What considerations must be applied when selecting projects that deliver the best business value? • What factors that influence project risk? What strategies would you recommend for minimizing this project’s risks? Hardware Replacement Project In this situation there are two projects, one being the IT Departments implementation of a new CRM solution and the other being the replacing the out-of-date hardware that will not support the new CRM application. The project of replacing the hardware will need to be completed before implementation of the CRM solution can take place. The scope of this project will entail the purchase of new hardware. The hardware will need to be up-to-date and compatible with the new CRM application. The scope of this project will also include the installation of the new hardware. Project management will define what work is included and excluded from the project to ensure that the work does not go beyond what was originally planned. Project management Project management refers to the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to perform specific destinations for certain budgets and time constraints. They also help plan the work to be performed, risk assessment, other resources to help with work, task, and action directions, progress reports, and figuring out the outcome of the project. With the hardware replacement project, the project management must use five variables for the information system, cost, time, scope, quality, and risk. Project management will define what work is included and cost, time, scope, quality, and risk....
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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2011 for the course IT 205 1 taught by Professor Managementofinformationsystems during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '11