Cis Final Project

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Computer Concepts and Applications-GS
July 2015
Final Project

You have been hired by a medium size (approximately 200 employees) widget manufacturing company to do a complete evaluation of their computer needs and make recommendations to them about an information system to support their business. Currently several of their support departments are using manual processes and they wish to automate their accounting and human resources business processes. They also want to harness the power of the Internet in their business.

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As we head into the future, it important for any business organization to be prepared. The evolution of business technologically is rapid, and it’s important to
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Networking communication, such as the intranet and Internet, provides a collaboration platform that allows business employees to share and edit documents and projects across the organization. Successfully introducing these components into the widget company will make business a lot easier to manage and will help increase productivity.
Picking an Operating System An operating system is the software that supports a computer’s basic functions, such as planning tasks, performing applications, and controlling peripherals. When choosing and introducing the best system for a business such as this, it’s important to make sure it fits the needs of the business while being easy to install, set up, manage, and understand. For this reason, I decided that the Apple OS X Server would be a good choice for this business. The OS X Server allows for more power, governing, and alliance throughout an organization. It has many features that would be a valuable addition to running a company. For example, file sharing makes it easier than ever to share and exchange documents between personnel and helps protect against tampering and spying by encrypting data. The Profile Manager feature easily creates profiles to set up user accounts for mail, contacts, calendars, and messages. It also enforces constraints and password guidelines. Another feature, the Caching Server, speeds up the download and delivery of software quickly and safely. With these features, and many others, setting up and

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