system definition – goal, scope, feasibility (cost, sched, tech, org), requirement analysis- content, security, component design – HW, SW, database
design, job description, implementation- build, test, integrate, convert(plunge, parallel phase, pilot), system maintenance – prioritize requests, fix failures, enhance.
? Capital budgeting – cost vs. benefits. Want tangible ben>cost.
: resources:hard/software, reliable network, secure environ, protection, contribute to requirements, reliable sys development/mainte. Bring attention to issues,
prioritize problems, effective training.
basic skills, std techs, security/backup procedures, passwords, follow policy, authorized
modifications/programs only, apply patches/fixes, genuine suggestions, don’t report trivial problems.
: It increases productivity.
Media blames overeas outsourcing for US job loss. Use IS/IT to achieve goals. Metasecurity- securing security system, follow
pdirections. Alert to web based opportunities (FB, Web3.0). look for IS apps, understand business models.
Need to know about the IT DEPT:
responsibilities/ duties so that you can be an effective consumer of IT serv. Functions to be savvy mgr, mgr of small comp ensure
actions are performed.
Responsibilites of IT Dept
Plan for infrastructure
: BCP: Business Continuity Planning. DRP:
Disaster Recovery plan, respond to threats
. 4. Protect infrastructure/data.
ERM – enterprise risk management.
IT dept head, reports to CEO, COO, CFO.
investigates new IS tech, headed by CTO.