Will need to answer the questions below for Strategy work- It is an exam paper.
Critically evaluate the usefulness of Information Systems Strategy triangle in understanding the role of information systems and information systems strategy in organisations.
Evaluate the usefulness of Value Chain model in analysing the strategic value of Information Systems. Illustrate your answer with examples from your research or experience.
Brynjolfsson and Mcfee (2012) states “Rapid advances in information technology are yielding applications that can do anything from answering game show questions to driving cars. But to gain true leverage from these ever-improving technologies, companies need new processes and business models.” Evaluate this statement.
“Trying to sustain a competitive advantage can be destructive for the organisation”. Evaluate this statement with particular reference to the competitive advantage that is created by IS/IT.
With the emergence of cloud computing, outsourcing has been gaining popularity. In certain circumstances however outsourcing IS development or services is not an effective strategy. Discuss with examples the disadvantages of outsourcing.
Discuss the impact of ‘power’ in relation to an information system projects.
What is the relationship between ‘strategy’, ‘infrastructure’ and ‘architecture’ in the context of information systems? Discuss in-depth.
Compare and contrast ‘telecommuting’ and ‘remote work’.