Information Systems

Jesse wants me to recommend a vendor who offers an ERP strategy. I need to review the

SAP and Oracle Web sites, and at least two others that offer ERP solutions, and reply to her

with the results and the reasons for my recommendations.

2. Visit SCR’s data library to review SCR’s network configuration and then send Jesse a

recommendation for the TIMS system architecture. She wants me to suggest an overall

client/server design, number of tiers, and network topology. She also asked me to comment

on these issues: legacy data, Web-centricity, scalability, security, and batch processing that

might be needed. Jesse said it was OK to make reasonable assumptions in my proposal to


3. Perform research on the Internet to learn more about TCO, and develop a TCO checklist

that includes the five most important elements of TCO, because of their magnitude or

potential impact on TIMS.

4. Prepare a design specification as Jesse requested.


· Write paper in sections

· Understand the company

· Find similar situations

· Research and apply possible solutions

· Research and find other issues

Car Vend Sales inc

· You are an Information Technology (IT) intern

· CarVend Sales Inc.

· Specializes in online and vending machine sales of new and used cars

· Headquartered in Seattle, Washington

· Three other locations

· Portland Oregon

· Phoenix, Arizona

· Los Angeles, California

· Over 1000 employees

· $750 million USD annual revenue

Data centers

· Each location is near a data center

· Managed by a third party vendor

· Production centers located at the data centers

Car vend sales inc

· CarVend Sales

· Handles customer purchases, trades and returns

· Online sales

· Small car lots

· CarVend Finance

· Web Portal to qualify customers for purchases

· Accepts various payment methods including debit, credit cards and loan financing

· CarVend Delivery

· Vendors who deliver cars to buyers homes

· Vendors that deliver to vending machines

Car Vend Sales IT network:

· Four corporate data centers

· Over 1000 data severs

· 700 corporate laptops

· Mobile devices such as tablets in vendor delivery trucks

· Networked vending machines

Management request

· Current risk assessment was done quickly when the company was founded

· Your assignment is to create a new one

· Additional threats may be found during re-evaluation

· No budget has been set on the project

Threats identified

· Loss of company data due to hardware being removed from production systems

· Loss of company information on lost or stolen company-owned or vendor assets, such as mobile devices and laptops

· Loss of customers due to production outages caused by various events, such as natural disasters, change management, unstable software, and so on

· Internet threats due to company products being accessible on the Internet

· Insider threats

· Changes in regulatory landscape that may impact operations

Order now and get 10% discount on all orders above $50 now!!The professional are ready and willing handle your assignment.