Case Study, Stage 3: IT Considerations for Proposed Technology Solution
Before you begin this assignment, be sure you have read the “Hometown Deli Case Study” and “Hometown Deli Stage One Project,” and “Hometown Deli Stage Two Project.”
IT Considerations for Proposed Technology Solution
For your Stage 2 Project, you proposed a technology solution to improve a business process at your Hometown Deli. In evaluating an IT proposal, there are several areas that need to be considered. These considerations are listed in the table provided with this assignment. Depending on the specific technology solution you proposed, some of the considerations will be more important than others, or may need specific consideration prior to implementation. The responses that you enter into the table for each consideration must be aligned to the specific solution you proposed and appropriate to the Hometown Deli.
Purpose of this Assignment
This assignment gives you the opportunity to apply your knowledge of the areas to be considered in planning and implementing a technology solution. This assignment specifically addresses the following course outcomes to enable you to:
* analyze internal and external business processes to identify information systems requirements
* identify and plan IT solutions that meet business objectives.
Using the technology solution you proposed in Stage 2, you should briefly explain it and then copy the table below and complete the remaining two columns. For each area of consideration, you should rank it as high, medium or low in importance or relevance for the specific technology solution you proposed for the Hometown Deli. If that area of consideration is Not Applicable to your proposed solution, enter N/A. Then, provide a brief explanation, a minimum of two sentences for each, to justify that ranking. Explanations must provide enough information to convey the reasoning behind the ranking. Use the Grading Rubric to be sure you...