5401-Unit VII Essay
learning outcome for this unit involves the process of developing an
information system (IS) for an organization. There are many factors involved in
this process, including core activities and the methodologies for managing the
process. Project management plays a part as well. Additionally, IS development
does not happen in a silo; there is also the business side to consider as part
of the process. All of these considerations are brought together and addressed
in this assignment.
assignment, you will need to access the CSU Online Library to research two
articles concerning information systems development and project management.
Drawing on these two articles, your textbook, and other sources, write an essay
that addresses the following:
well-formulated thesis statement in your introduction paragraph.
a business user could be involved in the core activities of building an
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.
how project managers and/or IT managers can ensure that information system
development projects are in alignment with business strategies and goals.
your findings in a five-page paper using proper APA formatting.
response must be at least five pages in length, not including the title and
references pages, and in APA format. You are required to use the two outside
articles. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced;
paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying APA citations.