IT System Recommendation

 

write an eight-to ten-page research report (typed, double-spaced) in which you describe a company of your choice, the nature of its business, a specific product or service, and how that product or
service is produced and distributed by the company and then recommend the information technology system you think should be in place and why. Address the following questions in narrative form

 

Company Background and Information Systems What is the name, nature of business, and specific products or services of your chosen organization? How are the products or services produced and
distributed by the company? Why are information systems essential in managing the organization’s business? Describe the existing information systems supporting the major business functions of the
organization (e.g., sales and marketing, manufacturing and production, accounting, human resources, etc.) Information Technology Recommendation What is your recommendation for the information
technology systems you think should be in place and why? Your recommendation should include the following: Information needs: What types of decisions do users need to make by accessing the
information systems? What are the different levels of information groups? Need for system automation Benefits of the proposed system (savings, quality improvements, faster processing, etc.) Types
of database data elements (data, images, photographs, sound, video, etc.) Networking and interactive processing Centralization versus decentralization End-user computing needs Your recommendation
to develop or acquire the system software Potential Security Threats Describe the various threats and security threats to the proposed information system. What security controls are required to
address the threats? Social, Political, and Diversity Impacts Summarize the social and political issues raised by the proposed information system. Discuss the impact of diversity to the development
and management of the proposed information system.