Laptops For Lend
Project Scope Statement
October 8, 2013
General Project Information:
Name: Laptops for Lend
Sponsor: The Quinnipiac Help Desk
Project Manager: Luke Forrister
The current faculty laptop rollout
Determining System Requirements:
The systems development process transforms the existing (as is) system into the
proposed (to be) system
The single most critical step of the entire SDLC
Changes can be made easily in this stage
Eddie Brophy, Liam Barry, Batool Al Abdulal, Terence Uzamere
User must sign on to MyQ and go to the event registration request system
User must input all the necessary information for the ev
What is meant by the term Stakeholder?
A Stakeholder is a party that has an interest in an enterprise or project. The primary stakeholders
in a corporation are its investors, employees, customers and suppliers.
What is systems development life cycle (SDLC)?
(SDLC is also an abbreviation for Synchronous Data Link Control.)
The systems development life cycle (SDLC) is a model used in project management that describes
the stages involved in
A systems problem is a malfunction in a system/network that negatively affecting
previously-working production services that requires the manual intervention of our system
administrators to resolve.
Here is a breakdown of what was just e
CIS 125 Feasibility Study
What is it meant by the word Feasibility?
Feasibility is the state or degree of being easily or conveniently done.
Feasible things are possible. If you have enough time or energy to do something, it's
CIS 125 Notes
SDLC Homework due Wed. 11:59
A perceived difference between What is Happening (To Be System) and What Ought to be
Problems (Real Problems to Me)
CIS 125 Notes SDLC
Process (Info System)
A phased problem-solving procedure for Examining and Improving and Organizations Info Systems.
Each phase produces a deliverable
What is a Data Dictionary?
A data dictionary is a collection of descriptions of the data objects (flows, stores, and
items) in a data model for the benefit of programmers and others who need to refer to
A first step in analyzing a system of object
What is a Data Flow Diagram (DFD):
Modeling a Systems Processes
Utilize information gathered during requirements determination
Structure of the data is also modeled in addition to the processes
Graphically Represent the Processes that:
In this system proposal, our team will present the problems with Quinnipiac
Universitys current operations for food servicing, and suggest solutions to with
financial, procedural, and organizational costs and benefits. We will then offer
Baseline Project Plan Report
A. Project Overview We are designing a process that will implement an effective solution
for the current faculty laptop rollout process. The purpose of this project is to make the
process easier for
SAD Notes 9/24/13
Sources of projects
1. Managers and business units
a. to gain more information or provide new services
a. To make a system more effective, less costly, or want a new operating
3. Formal planning groups
Computer Information Systems aiding the user through the use of technology to
make different business decisions and conduct activities.
Information systems are a general name for the business function and academic
discipline covering the appl
The first deliverable (end product) is called a system service request, or more known as
the system request. It is a standard form that is used for requesting systems
development work. The form includes the name and contact information of
Baseline Project Plan
What is it?
All the information collected during project initiation and planning is
collected and organized.
Once it is completed, a formal review of the project can be conducted with
What does it contain?
Process Model: Leveled Set of DFDs
System Requirements Definition:
User must enter credentials to access system
Display Customer Data:
Display the average amount of money students spend per day on food (By
Five Feasibility Studies:
Operational feasibility is known as the assessment of how a business solves problems or takes
advantages of opportunities and how it fulfills the requirements identified in the analysis stage of
SDLC. Some operational examples wo
Important Information System Concepts:
Decomposition: process of breaking down a system into its smaller components.
These components may themselves be systems or subsystems that can be
broken down into their components as well. Decomposition results in s
Systems Development Environment:
Information systems analysis and design: The process of developing and maintaining an
information system. Information systems analysis and design is a method used by
companies ranging from IBM to PepsiCO to Sony to create
CIS 125 Notes
Team Project Selection/Assignment Event Registration
* Who are the stakeholders? *
What is a System Request? Components of? 9/24 Midnight
Exam Thursday - 10/2
Format for Exam Short Answer Questions
#1 Cause of Failure: Lack of User Involveme