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chief information officer (CIO)
senior level management
defines the IS department's misson, objectives, and budgets
director of computer operations
middle-management position
emphasizes overall system reliability
director of network services
middle-management position
emphasizes overall system reliability
network engineer
installs, maintains, and supports computer networks
systems progammer/administrator
installs, maintains, and supports the operating system
client/server manager
installs, maintains, and supports client/server applications
systems analyst
interacts with others to design information systems
programmer/analyst
designs, codes, and tests software
programmer
writes codes according to specifications
client/server manager
installs, maintains, and supports client/server applications
systems analyst
interacts with others to design information systems
programmer/analyst
designs, codes, and tests software
programmer
writes codes according to specifications
director of research and development
senior level management position in charge of all product development activities
software architect
computer scientists who are challenged to create new, cutting-edge technologies
software engineer
manages the details of software development projects
systems engineer
gives technical presentations and supports products on-site
software developer
develops new programs under the direction of the software architect
customer support techincian
provides assistance to customers who need help with products
characteristics of information techonology (IT) professionals
1. work with IT in all its various forms
2. are needed by both small and large companies
3. keep up with fast changing technology
what are the fastest growing industries in the US economy?
software publishing, computer system design, related computer servies
offshoring
transfer of jobs from workers in one country to workers in other countries
outsourcing
transfer of labor from the firm to outside entities.
computer science
uses the principles of science and engineering to improve computing
computer science training involves:
prgramming languages, programming language structure, advanced computer graphics, artificial intelligence, relational database design
computer information system
departments are usually located within business schools, focuses on the practical applications of computing, skills needed by businesses are emphasized.
computer information systems training:
programming, systems analysis, finance and marketing, communications skills, interpersonal skills
systems engineering
uses the scientific method to create and maintain systems in business and industry
computer science
uses the principles of science and engineering to improve computing
computer science training involves:
prgramming languages, programming language structure, advanced computer graphics, artificial intelligence, relational database design
computer information system
departments are usually located within business schools, focuses on the practical applications of computing, skills needed by businesses are emphasized.
computer information systems training:
programming, systems analysis, finance and marketing, communications skills, interpersonal skills
systems engineering
uses the scientific method to create and maintain systems in business and industry