Read Case Study IV-1 entitled “The Clarion School for Boys, Inc.—Milwaukee Division: Making Information Systems Investments” on pages 594-610 in your textbook, Managing Information Technology.
The case study provides an example of the practical difficulties encountered in information systems (IS) planning and provides an example of assessing current IS resources.
For this assignment, you will propose a technological solution(s) for the Clarion School for Boys, Inc. to reduce its operation costs and other resource usage. You can recommend technology tools and services to be used, and some of your solution recommendations could include the following:
- Statement of precise objectives
- Analysis of current and future information technology environment (cloud computing and in-house infrastructure setup), hardware, applications, personnel, network, and facilities.
Note: Special consideration should be made to adoption of innovative, emerging, or IT trends.
Your proposal should be 2-3 pages in length and well-written. Please be sure to incorporate the questions into your responses. Use academic writing standards and APA style guidelines, citing references as appropriate.