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Step 1: Write a concise proposal that solves the information management problems in a large company.
Use a word processor (such as MS Word) to write your proposal. In your proposal, address the following questions:

What kind of company are you working in? (You may create or copy any kind of company; however, your proposal must specifically address this company's needs.)
What are your company's IS goals or needs?
What do you think the organizational chart for the company should look like? Be sure to include the IS Operations Group.
How will you propose to organize the computing infrastructure?
How will you maintain the infrastructure?
What are the responsibilities of the IS managers?
Should you outsource all or part of the responsibilities? Why or why not?
What are the user rights and responsibilities for your company's employees (within the IS department and outside of the IS department) with regard to the IS department?
How much do you think your proposal elements will cost the company? Make a brief list of expenses, including personnel.

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The response addresses the queries posted in 1103 words with references.

//According to the given directions, you are required to write an information management proposal for a large company. For this query, you are to create or select a company, define its IS needs, computing infrastructure and maintenance. In addition to this, you are required to define the responsibilities of IS manager & company's employees. I would like to help you on these points which will help you to satisfy your query. See the text below: //


The present era can be considered as technological era as the whole world has been becoming dependent on technology. The widespread use of information technology is clearly visible in every organization. Rapidly developing call centers, BPO firms, ITES are some of the examples of increasing use of information & communication technology. Information technology has enabled the companies to increase the productivity and efficiency of their employees & business operations.

Company Overview

The company in which I am working in is an accounting & auditing firm which is involved in dealing with preparing accounting statements of the company according to GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) of the country and auditing the accounts of its client companies. The company has a large number of companies as its clients and some of these companies have nationwide presence. Recently, my company has added some new clients and its workload have been increased up to significant extent.

//As we have discussed general introduction and company overview, we would move further with need of information system and organizational chart. These points will clarify the need of information system in the company and its organizational structure. //

Need of Information System

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The response addresses the queries posted in 1103 words with references.