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    I really need help with a 3 part question..
    1. How can a business user be involved in the core activities of building an information system..how software development methodologies such as agile development can work in tandem with project management for the benefit of both information systems development projects and organizations..and how project manager and IT managers can ensure that information system development projects are in alignment with business strategies and goals

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    Information Systems Development and project management

    Student Question: I really need help with a 3 part question.

    1. How can a business user be involved in the core activities of building an information system, how software development methodologies such as agile development can work in tandem with project management for the benefit of both information systems development projects and organizations, and how project manager and IT managers can ensure that information system development projects are in alignment with business strategies and goals.
    Introduction: I will begin by breaking the question into three easily understood questions.

    1. How can a business user be involved in the core activities of building an information system?

    2. How software development methodologies such as agile development can work in tandem with project management for the benefit of both information systems development projects and organizations?

    3. How project manager and IT managers can ensure that information system development projects are in alignment with business strategies and goals?

    1. How can a business user be involved in the core activities of building an information system?

    The question you are asking examines a very complex process that most companies cannot hope to be successful at without the help of IT professionals. This process can be broken down into three distinct elements.

    A. The development process begins with planning, or simply stated, what do you hope to accomplish, and how do you hope to sustain the process.

    B. The next step is system development life-cycle. The rapid advance of technology means that any systems you develop today, will require maintenance and replacement over time.

    C. Then you must ...

    Solution Summary

    This response examines the complex relationships between business leaders, project managers, and IT professionals in the development of IT projects. The student is interesting in developing an understanding of how all three of these elements can be integrated in a manner that allows the smooth transition from one system to another. The transitions may be from outdated systems to more current systems, or a transition to an completely new way of operating.

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