Source Code is a new and emerging IT Consultancy and Enterprise Software
Development Company located in Kingston Jamaica. The company has a staff
compliment of 25 permanent workers and 25 contract workers throughout the Caribbean.
Source Code is known for its best seller “Payroll Plus”, an enterprise accounting and
payroll software package. Payroll Plus comes in 2 flavors:
1. Software application (only): The software will be installed on the customers
existing infrastructure (server), however server must be based on the latest
industry standards, as the application is resources intensive.
2. Software and Hardware Combo: The software application is delivered on a Server
built provided and configured by Source Code.
In a recent management meeting, the results from a survey were presented and the results
indicated that Source Code’s current and potential clients want a newer/modern solution
for Payroll Plus as current offerings were becoming too expensive and deemed unfeasible
in some cases (especially for small companies).
The management team has been informed that they could extend their product offerings
via Cloud Services.
A new Sales Department has been formed and you have just been promoted to the from
Lead Application Developer from the Business Information Services Department to ECommerce
Manager in the newly formed Sales Department and as such have a deadline
of December 7th 2012 to produce a document outlining the following:
1. Define the type of e-Commerce model and proposed payment method(s) you will
2. Prepare a case to convince the Management that Cloud computing is the way to
go. You must state what cloud computing model(s) you are proposing (SAAS,
IAAS, PAAS) and also address the concerns the management and staff may have.
3. Develop a Risk Assessment Plan (i.e. identify the threats and the strategies you
will employ to manage the risks)
4. Create a Business Continuity Plan outlining the business Recovery strategy in the
event of an Island wide disaster. As a guide, please identify critical processes and
key personnel selected from an organizational chart you will draft.
There is no minimum number of words but do not to exceed 3500 words. N.B.
Answers must be composed using essay format.
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