Suggest some of the advantages and disadvantages of building a system
Write a 750 word response to the topic: “Suggest some of the advantages and disadvantages of building a system from the ground up. If given a choice between a packaged solution and building one from the ground up, which would you choose? Defend your choice.”
- Use APA style writing as well as examples in the book for your projects
Reading material and Textbook:
Essentials of Systems Analysis and Design – Valacich/George/Hoffer, 6th edition, Pearson.
Chapter 2: The Sources of Software – Where does a professional unearth the software pieces needed for a business application system? Discover the six sources of software that are available and the criteria used to evaluate software.
Chapter 3: Managing the Information Systems Project – Explore project management skills needed to run all technical and managerial functions of a systems project. Discover how commercial software can help in the critical path scheduling process.