Should Gary have followed up on his ethical concerns? Should Gary accept the position of project manager? Why might a company not allow a project manager to return to his functional department? What mistakes did Gary make?
Place the summaries for you sections under the appropriate headings 1. Acme Home Improvements Inc. The vision of the organization is to become the 1 home improvements store. Acme Stakeholders The introduction of the Information Systems Management Plan ISMP that is to be implemented at Acme de Mexico will have either a direct or indirect effect on multiple individuals and groups, defined as a stakeholder.
Objectives of Information System The ISMP is designed to be implemented at Acme de Mexico to achieve objectives in improved efficiency, conformance, security, and decision making.
Efficiency objectives include improvements in the following areas: US and Mexican regulatory requirements, training programs, and finance. Decision making objectives include: Information Requirements of Each Stakeholder Identified All stakeholders will need access to the appropriate information related to the start-up, day-to-day operation of the store as well as for strategic planning and future expansion.
Stakeholders who will require information include corporate management, local store employees, stockholders, potential clients, legal representation, customers and suppliers.
Information access will be restricted and customized to the specific needs of the user. Description of Designed Information Systems 6.
This hardware technology will ensure that the system resources are used appropriately and that the data at rest and transit is protected. Protection technology utilized will protect the network from unauthorized access and will detection intrusion attempts.
Through the use of convenience with the essence of security, Acme will be able to conduct daily business in a secure and efficient manner, both online and in stores. These software suites shall come from various vendors ranging from popular companies that maintain industry standards like Microsoft and Cisco, to internally developed and custom software companies.
Through the use of backup and recovery plans, information security, managing user access, and up-to-date anti-virus software and patches, ACME Mexico is able to prevent system failures and crashes while ensuring appropriate inventory at all stores and that customer records are maintained and secure.
This will be accomplished through a proactive system that includes: The Chief Information Officer CIO and assigned directors manage activities to ensure information security is achieved by implementing policies, procedures, controls and organizational structures.
Together, these activities are directed to support the constantly changing technology environment of Acme by providing comprehensive technology services to advance business processes that include customer and supply partner equities.
Staffing Recommendations may move this up close to Stakeholders The ACME staff recommendation is the use of part time and full time workers to maximize profit.
It is recommended that ACME employ 80 staff, with the highest staffing going to Customer service with 57 employees. Staff Training Requirements needs to move this up close to stakeholder information requirements.
Blending the various training delivery techniques in one session could be an effective way to present material and provide adequate training to employees.
For example, showing videos during an instructor-led session allows the audience to focus on a different source of information. The video can also reinforce what the instructor has been presenting.
Web-based training, and non-web, computer-based training can also be used as part of an instructor-led training session. System Maintenance Requirements An effective and efficient network is required for successful operation of the store.
All ancillary equipment that is connected to the network must also perform as designed with limited downtime. A maintenance plan is in place to maintain system integrity, efficiency, and effectiveness.The retail store will be Acme Mexico City.
The team will prepare a project charter and a project management plan. Optionally and for extra credit, the team will also prepare and present a minute.
The section, under the leadership of a student Acme CIO and Acme Assistant CIO, prepares a draft information systems management plan for the Acme Mexico City store that . Acme Mexico City has to staff the store’s floor with an accurate figure of client service employees to supply clients with the best service possible and besides .
• Acme corporate headquarters will have standards, policies, and expectations with which Acme Mexico City (AMC) must comply.
These may be hypothesized. • Acme Mexico City will need to support both store-internal and -external IS needs. This article needs additional citations for verification.
the Cohns dropped their children's footwear line in favor of making western boots and renamed the company Acme Boots. External links. H. H. Brown Corporate Division website Founded: ; 89 years ago in Chicago, Illinois, United States. AssignmentAcme de Mxicohas purchased a site on which it intends to build and open anew store inMexico City[Acme Mexico City (AMC)].
The store will have theAcmeaverage , square feet of indoor space and 10, square feet ofexterior space for garden products. In addition, a twostory parking garage will bebuilt directly adjacent to the storeIt is desired [ ].