IT 3355 Unit 1 Assignment Project Scope

IT 3355 Unit 1 Assignment Project Scope

Preparation

To prepare for this
assignment, first complete the required practice lab and unit discussion, as
both will help you with the assignment.

Search the Internet
and the Capella library to find recent articles or books on the topic of IT
projects and project scope. You will need at least three articles or other
resources to support your work in this assignment. You may use the resources
provided in this unit, but must include resources from your own research as
well.

Next,? you will need
to choose an organization that will be the basis for all your course
assignments. You should choose an organization you are currently working for,
have worked for in the past, or one you would like to work for in the future.
The organization should be relevant to your professional goals and have a
global presence, as this will make your assignments more meaningful for you.

Instructions

Because the enterprise
network is the communications backbone of an organization, it is important to
carefully consider all aspects. Completing each step of a project such as the
one in this course, will help you explore established protocols and strategies
to design a secure, reliable enterprise network.

Prepare a project
scope document in which you:

Describe the
organization. Be sure you provide enough information to support the project
scope.

Describe the project
and project goals.

Explain the role of
each of the main stakeholders in the project.

Create a high-level
requirements network diagram or map that shows geographic locations,
organizational functional areas, and network connections between locations.

Visio or a graphical
drawing tool of your choice may be used. Note: Microsoft Visio is provided for
your use via MS Imagine. See the Microsoft Software section in the Unit 1
studies for more information.?

Export the diagram to
an image and include in the Word document, or copy and paste into Word
document.

Develop a project
timeline/outline that aligns with the network engineering life cycle stages.

Given the global
nature of the organization, describe the international and cultural concerns
that must be addressed.

The assignment you
submit should be approximately 4–?5 pages in length, including the diagram or
map you create. Be sure your document is professionally written, free of
errors, and that your citations and references follow APA guidelines.