The name of the Individual Assignment is Mary’s Medibracelets Assignment
Please note that you will submit a cumulative report adding each week’s assignment to this cumulative report in a new chapter. Refer to the weekly individual assignments for detailed instructions. Your overall paper should follow the structure
Cover Page (APA format) (Week 1)
Overview (Week 1)
· Overview of Mary’s company
· Overview of your company (be innovative and you are free to be fictitious here)
Chapter 1 – Business Process, Security and Ethical Concern (Week 1)
Chapter 2 – Hardware and Software (Week 2)
Chapter 3 – Application Systems – TPS, CRM and SCM (Week 3)
Chapter 4 – Business Intelligence Systems (Week 4)
Chapter 5 – Systems Plan (Week 5)
Chapter 6 – Utility and Cloud Computing (Week 6)
Conclusion (Week 6)
References (cumulative for each week) (Each Week)
Mary Smith, the creator of Mary’s Medibracelets, has hired your business, IT Business Services Consultants, to develop a website where customers can purchase specialized medical ID bracelets. You need to advise Ms. Smith of her options and how they can support her business.
In Week 1, you will describe the relationship between processes and information systems, including a flowchart and a discussion of security and ethical concerns.
In Week 2, you will describe how you plan to select the appropriate hardware and software and the different approaches for managing data.
In Week 3, you will describe the benefits of using transaction processing systems, customer relationship systems, functional area information systems, and supply chain management.
In Week 4, you will describe the potential benefits of using business intelligence.
In Week 5, you will explain systems planning, and identify and describe multiple systems planning methods.
In Week 6, you will explain utility and cloud computing services and how these services might replace or augment the initial system design
Week 2 Individual Assignment
IT Business Services Consultants now needs to identify the hardware, software, and network requirements to support Mary’s MediBracelets online shopping business.
Write a 2- to 3-page report, including the following:
· Describe how you would select appropriate hardware and software to develop her internal business infrastructure
· Explain at least two possible approaches to managing her data for easy access and security
· Describe possible networks that might be used to support her business needs
· Create a network diagram showing possible internal connections as well as those between her site and her potential customers
Resource: Search the Internet using the phrase “small office local area network” for network diagram examples.
Submit your assignment using the Assignment Files tab.
Week 2 Grading Rubrics – Infrastructure for Mary’s MediBracelets (TEMPLATE)
|Content (6points)||Max 6||Points Earned /6||Additional Comments:|
|Describe how you would select appropriate hardware and software to develop her internal business infrastructure
Explain at least two possible approaches to managing her data for easy access and security
Describe possible networks that might be used to support her business needs
Create a network diagram showing possible internal connections as well as those between her site and her potential customers
|6||5||a) You should have more details here about how you would select the hardware and software
b) Expand on security since this is always an important consideration
c) Missing network diagram
|Organization / Development 1 point||Max 1||Earned||Additional Comments:|
|Paragraph transitions are present, logical, and maintain the flow throughout the paper.
The tone is appropriate to the content and assignment.
Sentences are complete, clear, and concise.
Sentences are well constructed, strong, and varied.
Sentence transitions are present and maintain the flow of thought.
|Mechanics 1 point||Max 1||Earned||Additional Comments:|
|The paper—including tables and graphs, headings, title page, and reference page—is consistent with APA formatting guidelines and meets course-level requirements.
Intellectual property is recognized with in-text citations and a reference page.
Rules of grammar, usage, and punctuation are followed.
Spelling is correct.
Formatting – The following features of Microsoft® Word are included:
Cover Page in APA format
References – 3 minimum in APA format
Modular with Sections
|1||0.8||a) Improve cover page
b) You should have the date format as September 20, 2016
c) List 3 references minimum in APA format.
d) Some grammar errors as highlighted in the paper