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    You have been asked to develop a database system plan for a local company (or a company of your choosing) that wants to track its customers/clients, appointments, billing, and employees. The company requires that you complete the following:
    1.Justify the need for the proposed system.
    2.Produce a formalized database design plan.
    3.Switch over to the new database system within 6 months.
    4.Produce a plan for administering and maintaining the database system.

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    A computer data base is defined as "an integrated collection of logically related data elements. A database consolidates many records previously stored in separate files that so that a common pool of data serves many applications."(Obrien and Marakas, 2008).

    The computer needs to be able to address many of the applications that can manage customer, clients, appointments, billing and employees. Software that exist for local companies can utilize this need is Quicken. It is an expensive software based item that can be used to handle many of the demands of a company. To handle customers/clients, appointments and employees the well respected C++ program can be used to resolve many of the advanced tracking schemes.

    The need for the proposed system is to efficiently establish a means of organizing data. There exist many outside sources online that can help an early developing company. The computer ...

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    Companies utilizing a computer-database system.