CIS/207 Information Systems Fundamentals
CIS207 WEEK 1 WORKSHEET 2015
What is a specific role an information system can play in an organization
How can an IT system initially help a company advance, but later become a requirement for that business to stay competitive?

Identify five different IT systems that have affected business in the past few years. For each system, briefly note the following:

CIS/207 Week 1

Individual: Effect of Systems on Business

Word Count for worksheet: 429 words!

Tutorial includes a Microsoft Visio Diagram and a Table

Identify five different IT systems that have affected business in the past few years. For each system, briefly note the following:

• The system's name
• The area of business it affects
• What changes the system brought to the business world
• What business processes changed because of the system
• The system's likely future effect

Create a diagram using Microsoft Visio that lists the IT systems you identified.

In your Visio document, use a rectangle to diagram the name of each system and the area of business it affects. Use a triangle to indicate the challenges and business process changes. Use a rounded square to list likely future affects of the system.

 

MS Visio Diagram preview (below)

 

 

Individual: Reflection of Personal IT Background

Instructions:

  • Access the template at right.
  • Update the Title page.
  • Reflect on your IT experience and background, and provide a response to each question.

Submit to your instructor in the Assignment Files tab.

 

 

Supporting Activity: Information Systems in Organizations

 

Write a 200- to 300-word short-answer response to the following:

 

What is a specific role an information system can play in an organization? What are three components of this system? How do they work in the enterprise?

 

Supporting Activity: IT Systems

 

Write a 200- to 300-word short-answer response to the following:

 

How can an IT system initially help a company advance, but later become a requirement for that business to stay competitive?

 

 

CIS207 INFORMATION USE PAPER
CIS207 NEW SYSTEM PROPOSAL RIORDAN BRAND NEW TUTORIAL 2015
Complete the Ethics Game Hot Topics Simulation “The Case of the Compromised Contract” and “The Case of the Shared Seat,” located on the student website

CIS/207 Week 2

Complete the following lessons in SkillSoft:

  • Microsoft Windows 8 - Managing and Maintaining: Data Storage and Security
  • Microsoft Windows 8 - Managing and Maintaining: Recovery and Endpoint Security
  • CompTIA A+ 220-802: Security and Data Disposal

Submit a screenshot showing your completed course under your Course Progress and Tests tab on SkillSoft.

 

 

Information Use Paper

(7 Full Optional Papers Included)

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper identifying and describing how information is used and how it flows in an organization.

Explain this use in your current place of employment or an organization with which you are familiar.
Describe concerns with properly controlling this flow, including keeping it safe from unauthorized use.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

 

 

Learning Team (New 2016)

New System Proposal for Riordan Manufacturing

Option #1: Cloud Computing (1,361 words)

Option #2: CRM System (1,055 words)

(Week 2 & Week 3 Combined)

 

Submit a 700- to 1,050-word section of the paper with the following:

  • A full description of the new system, a description of its components, and the benefit it will provide to Riordan

  • A discussion of the business requirements driving the need for the system

  • A discussion of the information used in the system

  • A discussion of any information security and ethical concerns with the system

 

Supporting Activity: IT Systems


Write a 200- to 300-word short-answer response to the following:

  • How is information used in the modern enterprise? How does this use affect IT systems?

 

 

CIS207 NEW SYSTEM PROPOSAL RIORDAN BRAND NEW TUTORIAL 2015
CIS207 WEB OR MOBILE SYSTEM PAPER
CIS207 2015 TUTORIALS BRAND NEW

CIS/207 Week 3

Web or Mobile System Paper

Paper #1: Education-Connect / Word Count: 523 words!

Paper #2: Netflix App / Word Count: 700 words!

Paper #3: Google Drive App / Word Count: 785 words!

Paper #4: Mixologist App / Word Count: 697 words!

Paper #5: Yahoo Messenger / Word Count: 659 words

Paper #6: iOS Apple App / Word Count: 441 words

(All 6 Papers are included in this weeks' Tutorial)

 

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper on a specific web or mobile
application.

Describe that application's purpose. How is it used? What changes has it brought about to its users? What are some likely future uses and enhancements?

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

 

 

Learning Team (New 2016)

New System Proposal for Riordan Manufacturing

Option #1: Cloud Computing (2,431 words)

Option #2: CRM System (1,341 words)

Continue working on your proposal.

Develop the flow diagram of the information and any control elements needed to ensure proper access for the information.

Submit a 700- to 1,050-word section of the paper with the following elements:

  • A diagram of the information flow and any elements controlling proper access to the information it uses

  • A description of any proposed business process changes for the system along with flow diagrams

  • A specific discussion on any Internet and mobile access components of the system

 

Supporting Activity: Mobile Computing

Write a 200- to 300-word short-answer response to the following:

How is mobile computing, Web 2.0, and social media changing how IT systems are used?

 

Supporting Activity: Mobile Devices and IT Systems

Write a 200- to 300-word short-answer response to the following:
How are mobile devices changing the way IT systems are used? What are the useful aspects and dangers of these devices? What can organizations do to maximize value and minimize risk when users use these devices?

 

CIS207 NEW SYSTEM PROPOSAL RIORDAN BRAND NEW TUTORIAL 2015
IT207 SYSTEM EVALUATION PAPER
CIS207 2015 TUTORIALS BRAND NEW

CIS/207 Week 4

System Evaluation Paper

6 Full Papers Included

Paper #1: SalesForce System/Qualcomm

Paper #2: Marines Online System (MOL)/USMC

Paper #3: Customer Relationship Management

Paper #4: Customer Relationship Mgmt./Apollo Group

Paper #5: Wireless Radio Communications/EMT

Paper #6: Decision Support System/ Walmart

(All 6 Papers are included in this weeks' Tutorial)

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper identifying and describing how a specific system used in an organization has transformed how the organization operates.

Discuss how the business requirements drove the system's initial development.

Describe the type and basic uses of the system, how the system has helped the organization, and any likely future development plans.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

Note. This cannot be the same system as the one discussed in Week Three. This system must be used in your current place of employment or an organization with which you are familiar.

 

Learning Team (New 2016)

 

New System Proposal for Riordan Manufacturing

Option #1: Cloud Computing (2,699 words)

Option #2: CRM System (1,312 words)

 

This tutorial includes 2 Sets (CRM & Cloud Computing)

 

Continue working on your proposal.

Submit a 350- to 700-word section of the paper with the following element:

  • A description of how a specific business requirement would drive the project’s creation and use

Supporting Activity: System Adoption

Write a 200- to 300-word short-answer response to the following:

Describe three types of systems used in organizations. Note the factors that normally lead to adopting the system and requirements that will likely push its future growth of each type.

 

Supporting Activity: Transformational IT

Write a 200- to 300-word short-answer response to the following:

Discuss an IT system that has transformed the way organizations in at least one field carry out work. Note what requirements drove the system to be developed and what requirements are likely to drive it to change in the future.

 

 

CIS207 NEW SYSTEM PROPOSAL RIORDAN BRAND NEW TUTORIAL 2015
CIS207 NEW SYSTEM PROPOSAL RIORDAN BRAND NEW TUTORIAL 2015
Discuss two major issues involved with acquiring systems and two major issues commonly faced when maintaining them

CIS/207 - Week 5

Learning Team

 

New System Proposal for Riordan Manufacturing

Includes 2 Full Final Project Options (Cloud & CRM)

 

Option #1: Cloud Computing (3,185 words)

 

Includes Microsoft Visio Diagrams that are FULLY Editable!

 

Option #2: CRM System (2,833 words)

 

Update your work from previous weeks with any feedback received and new information learned along the way, such as the following:

  • A high-level discussion of how the system should be acquired and maintained
  • A discussion of the strategic role the system will play in the company
  • An executive summary of the project, succinctly summarizing the rest of the material in the paper
  • Four to six references

Submit the final project paper of 3,500 to 4,200 words.

 

Presentation Includes 2 Full Final Presentation Options (Cloud & CRM)with Speaker Notes!

 

Finalize work on the Microsoft PowerPoint slide presentation, updating it with new information based on all previous feedback. Include 10 to 12 slides with speaker notes.

 

CLOUD COMPUTING POWERPOINT (RIORDAN)

 

CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT (CRM) RIORDAN

 

 

Supporting Activity: System Acquisition

Discuss two major issues involved with acquiring systems and two major issues commonly faced when maintaining them. Address how each can be minimized or overcome.

Supporting Activity: Strategic Planning

Describe the effect of an organization’s strategic planning on the IT systems it uses. Address how strategic planning simplifies and complicates IT system development and use.