You are a new data manager hired by Cookies Limited to help them achieve their strategic goals of customer-centric and data-driven business model. You are required to plan a future proofing data-driven information system to better facilitate the business and improve sales. The design should address the future demands for the growth of data volume and computing capacity.
You have been requested to prepare a report. Your target audience is executive business people, who have extensive business experience but limited ICT knowledge. They would like to be informed as to how new technologies may be beneficial to their business. Please note that standard report structure, including an executive summary, must be adhered to.
The main body of the report should include the following topics. 1. Data Collection and Storage Data collection system (what kind of data should be collected and how) Storage system (what are the requirements to the storage and how to achieve them) 2. Data in Action Consumer-centric product design (what is it and how to do it) Recommendation system (what is it and how to do it) 3. Business continuity How online business can survive in case of power outage or other disasters?
Note that you are requested to focus on the use of technologies into the proposed plan, but not the discussion of actual system design. The following two tips help prepare a better report: Try to explain the technologies in your own words, making them easy to be understood by general audiences. Write the technologies in the context of Cookies Limited, making them practical and appealing to the company executives