STRAND 3: IT systems > IT systems in organizations

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How to set up your small business computer network
A brief guide that explains step by step how to setup a small business network.
It also explains the benefits of implementing computer networks in the workplace.
Strand 1: Security, Policies, Standards and protocols
Strand 2: Business and employment
Strand 3: Hardware, Software, Networks, Internet, Personal and public communications, Introduction to project management
HL Extension: IT systems in organizations
How to Set Up Your Business Network to Connect From Home
A detailed explanation about how VPN can be setup to allow access to work files from home.
Strand 1: Security, Policies, Standards and protocols
Strand 3: Hardware, Software, Networks, Internet, Personal and public communications, Introduction to project management
HL Extension: IT systems in organizations
10 tips to secure your small business network
Clear and detailed step by step guide to secure networks in organizations using SSID, encryption, firewalls, DMZs, etc.
Strand 1: Security, Policies, Standards and protocols
Strand 3: Hardware, Software, Networks, Internet, Introduction to project management
HL Extension: IT systems in organizations
Workplace Privacy and Employee Monitoring
The Workplace Privacy Clearinghouse:
Workplace Privacy and Employee Monitoring fact sheet:
- Telephone Monitoring
- Computer Monitoring
- Electronic Mail and Voice Mail
- Video Monitoring
- Workplace Privacy Protection
Strand 1: Security, Policies, Standards and protocols
Strand 3: Hardware, Software, Networks, Internet
HL Extension: IT systems in organizations
Workplace policies and procedures
Guidelines for developing and introducing workplace policies set by the New South Wales Department of Commerce.
Strand 1: Security, Policies, Standards and protocols
HL Extension: IT systems in organizations
Computer Use Policy Form of the National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center
All NERSC employees and computer users must sign this form before they can use computer resources. Investigators are responsible for implementing these policies to ensure that users fulfill their responsibilities.
Strand 1: Security, Policies, Standards and protocols
HL Extension: IT systems in organizations
System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
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http://www.justice.gov/jmd/irm/lifecycle/ch1.htm#para1.2

Strand 1: Reliability and integrity, Security
Strand 3: Hardware, Software, Networks, Introduction to project management

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Computer and Information Systems Manager Job Description

What does a computer and information systems manager do?

Cisco - Storage Networking Training Video

Video used for internal training at Cisco.
Excellent to understand why organizations need to benefit from SANs to
consolidated, manage and protect data to make it easily accessible.

Storage Area Networks (SANs) 101
A detailed explanation of how the use of SANs developed and became essential to networks.

What is Virtualization?
This video explains how Server Virtualization in organizations can reduce the cost and pressures put on IT administration in the enterprise.

Cloud Computing Plain and Simple
With Web 2.0 and applications are being dealt with as web services. Many organizations have started a trend of moving their applications to online application servers to be available on demand as explained in this video.

Explaining Computer Security
This video discusses computer security and explains some of the measures that individuals and companies can take to keep their data and computers safe. It is produced and presented by Christopher Barnatt, author of ExplainingComputers.com , and Associate Professor of Computing and Organizations in Nottingham University Business School.

Green Computing
A presentation covering how IT can go green and how it is currently affecting the environment. Every organization needs to find ways to reduce its carbon footprint. Server virtualization, cloud computing,Software as a Server (SaaS), utility computing, and other strategies are explained.

Agile vs. Waterfall: A Tale of Two Teams
A video comparing the two approaches: Agile development and Waterfall. The video can be combined with using the Agile Introduction for Dummies which also compares the two.



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