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A Gentle Primer to IT

A Gentle Primer to IT



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  • Featuring the Story of James and The Magic Beans By Gunith Devasurendra
  •  IT = Information Technology All about how Information can be manipulated with the use of Technology How? ◦ Computers ◦ Mobiles
  •  Who wants IT? ◦ Businesses and People: Why IT? ◦ Cut down time and effort to do day-to-day tasks Ex: A story of James who wanted to buy magic beans
  • © Virtusa Corporation ● Confidential
  •  James (Jacks half-cousin) goes to the fair to get magic beans. There he finds a magic shop. They say they are all out and dont know when supplies are going to come again Sorry dude, Didn’t see a magic bean since that I sold them to that boy Jack
  •  Frustrated, James turns to the WWW and Searches on Google and finds There he’s able to and place an order. The (web)wizard who runs the shop, Berlin (an ancestor of the great Merlin) sees this order. Woohoo! Big $$$ coming my way.. The Internet
  •  Berlin’s site sends an automatic email to the ingredient suppliers (Sydney) system through his PDA. Sydney sees these and sends the required ingredients to Berlin. That wiz Berlin means big business The Internet
  •  Berlin makes the beans and ships it over his flying dragon, Smoky, after feeding him well of course. Meanwhile, James can see the current progress of his order through Berlin’s website, even the location of Smoky through GPS. Burrrrp This site is SOO Awesome! The Internet
  • Result? Me Happy Dragon  Happy James Happy Berlin Happy Sidney Happy Smokey[The [The [The [The ServiceConsumer] Company] Supplier] Provider]  Everybody’s Happy!  All because of Berlin’s website!!
  • The End Morale Of the Story: ◦ Things are easier to do in IT ◦ More effective ◦ Lot of people benefit ◦ Makes world a smaller place