Can any one tell me what is system analysis and what is need for system analysis?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    System Analysis involves the building of systems. System analysis and design are two different activities preformed by system analysts. There are four major objectives of system analysis.

    1.The system analyst defines the overall objectives of the system project.

    2.The second objective of the analyst is to create a road map of the existing organization/system, identifying the creators of data and the primary user of data.

    3.The analyst also briefly describe hardware and software that serves the organizations.

    Objectives of the system analyst:

    # Define the overall objectives of the system

    # Identify the operation and problems of the existing system

    # Identify the requirements and objectives of the new system

    # Identify the areas of required Organizational change

  • 1 decade ago

    All organizations rely on computer and information technology to conduct business and operate more efficiently. The rapid spread of technology across all industries has generated a need for highly trained workers to help organizations incorporate new technologies. The tasks performed by workers known as computer systems analysts evolve rapidly, reflecting new areas of specialization or changes in technology, as well as the preferences and practices of employers.

    Computer systems analysts solve computer problems and apply computer technology to meet the individual needs of an organization. They help an organization to realize the maximum benefit from its investment in equipment, personnel, and business processes. Systems analysts may plan and develop new computer systems or devise ways to apply existing systems’ resources to additional operations. They may design new systems, including both hardware and software, or add a new software application to harness more of the computer’s power. Most systems analysts work with specific types of systems—for example, business, accounting, or financial systems, or scientific and engineering systems—that vary with the kind of organization. Some systems analysts also are known as systems developers or systems architects.

    Rapidly changing technology requires an increasing level of skill and education on the part of employees. Companies increasingly look for professionals with a broad background and range of skills, including not only technical knowledge, but also communication and other interpersonal skills. This shift from requiring workers to possess solely sound technical knowledge emphasizes workers who can handle various responsibilities. While there is no universally accepted way to prepare for a job as a systems analyst, most employers place a premium on some formal college education. Relevant work experience also is very important. For more technically complex jobs, persons with graduate degrees are preferred.

    Many employers seek applicants who have at least a bachelor’s degree in computer science, information science, or management information systems (MIS). MIS programs usually are part of the business school or college and differ considerably from computer science programs, emphasizing business and management-oriented course work and business computing courses. Employers are increasingly seeking individuals with a master’s degree in business administration (MBA), with a concentration in information systems, as more firms move their business to the Internet.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    You will find the answer here

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