BUSN 460 Discussions Week2


BUSN 460 Discussions Week2
What are the costs of the new systems that may be implemented? How do we justify their…


BUSN 460 Discussions Week2

BUSN 460 Discussions Week2

All Students Posts – 66 Pages

Business Analysis and Problem Solving – 38 Pages

Planning a Technological Solution

  • Nick has been handed a project where he has to implement Online Gaming, requiring significant technological integration. What factors does he need to consider and manage for the project to be a success?

Cost/Benefit Analysis

  • What are the costs of the new systems that may be implemented? How do we justify their implementation at CanGo?

Which other functions within the organization does Nick to involve in this project?  Does Nick have the necessary skill sets for this challenge?  Also, going from offline gaming (which is very dated) to online what types of challenges are presented in terms of technology?

Here are the top five challenges to online gaming.

Speed-to-market – Increased competition can threaten your competitive advantage, making speed-to-market a critical factor. To address this challenge, online game production teams are making use of on-demand computing and storage infrastructure. Public cloud and dedicated servers offer ideal solutions for studios that need to quickly spin up computing resources for development, testing, beta and launch cycles.  Availability – If there’s one thing that strikes

Team Status – 28 Pages

In this discussion, one person each team will provide an update on their team project based on Week 1 in the form of a VoiceThread (3- 5 minutes). The VoiceThread must be posted no later than the second day of the week.

We reviewed each other’s strengths and weaknesses and identified who would be skilled at what areas, relative to the expected needs of our project.

We added times when we were available, as well as times we were not available, so there was no miscommunication ahead of time.

We communicated and updated various points with each member having valuable input about where we would be able to add value to the project, along with delineating each other’s expectations.

Are you gaining anything from the voice threads that you might not from written updates?  Have you had an opportunity to develop a weekly schedule?  Which stage would you say your team is in now and what is its next step?