Assessment of Enterprise Level Business Systems

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Assessment of Enterprise Level Business Systems BSA/400 November 5, 2012 In corporate America projects are implemented on a regular basis. With implementing these projects there is a grave possibility that they may not be successful. In conducting any successful project it takes some type of organizational skills. Successfulness of a project can be jeopardized by a lack of planning, not enough funds to complete it, or the materials needed to complete it may not be readily available. In order for a project to be a success everything about the business must be evaluated to understand how well the system works. This paper will which information gathering methods can be used in analyzing the requirements, classifying which business…show more content…
Flowcharts are used to explain a process clearly using symbols and text at a single glance. Another type of mapping that can be utilized is hierarchical process mapping. This type of mapping differs from others because it shows relationships with a supporting process. This form also provides links for presenting process records. Some people may believe that this type of mapping is more complicated. It creates a visual version of the work flow that occurs within a process. This process can either be operational or business. This is presented in a top-to-bottom diagram. It depicts the process in more detailed as the user moves through the different levels (Pojasek, 2005.) Business Mapping Tools Business mapping tools should be efficient an able to accommodate online cooperation. Online association allows others to give their input without having to physically be there in the same location. This can help the company save time and money. A mapping tool should also have sufficient room for checks and balances. This means that what may be good for one department may not be good for another. A good mapping tool must be able to incorporate process for each department, but also make sure that the process will be good for the entire company. Some companies use mapping tools to find areas for improvement within their business system. Companies use business process mapping tools to mechanize accessible functions, increasing efficiency and uniformity across different
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