number of American telecommuters is expected to increase by 29 million
telecommuters or 43% of the workforce by 2016 as more work gets
performed from remote locations. Mobile workers can work from wherever
they are and use the IT / IS technology necessary to access co-workers,
company or corporate infrastructure, intranets, and other information
Write a two to three (5-6) page paper in which you:
described the impact of telecommuting on energy conservation, IT
operational costs, “green computing”, and shifts in telecommuters’
lifestyles (e.g., parents, disability, etc.).
described how the business infrastructure should be designed so that
employees will be able to continue to perform business functions in the
event of a disaster (i.e., storm, hurricane, or earthquake) that
destroys or makes it impossible to access the buildings.
determined five (4) advantages and five (5) disadvantages of
telecommuting from an IT manager’s point of view. Thoroughly elaborated
on each advantage and disadvantage.
examined the effect of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to the IT
infrastructure with regard to security, IT support, knowledge, and data
management, green computing, and telecommuting.
- Use a minimum of six (6) quality resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and similar Websites do not qualify as quality resources.
Must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA