IT Support of Business Processes
The main learning outcome of this unit addresses the importance of software, hardware, and telecommunications to a business. This involves the support of current and new, emerging technologies to the business. The assignment is a good assessment because you have to think of areas of an organization that could benefit by emerging technologies.
You will need to research the technology’s capabilities and discuss the advantages the technology will offer an organization. This way, you have to be able to assess how technology supports business.
Imagine that you are an IT manager charged with keeping up with current technology. Create a PowerPoint presentation for the chief information officer that provides an overview of two areas that you want to update based on emerging technologies. Be sure to provide the new technologies’ capabilities and the advantages they will bring to the organization.
Be sure to cite all sources used in a reference slide with proper APA formatting. Be sure to provide at least two scholarly sources from an Online Library. Your PowerPoint presentation must contain eight to ten slides; the cover and reference slides do not count in the length requirement.
You may also use the speaker’s notes function for the presentation part of your PowerPoint and provide transitions from one slide to the next.
Explanation & Answer
IT SUPPORT OF
• The organization is made up of different business processes most of which are highly
dependent on technology. These processes involve defined set of inputs and a single
output. Due to the constancy in advancement of technology, and for purposes of
efficiency, profitability and competitive advantage, there is the need to upgrade a few
THE NEED FOR NEW TECHNOLOGY
• The company relies heavily on technological aspects for its operations and activities.
• Technology is constantly evolving and new technolo...