advancing Business through ict Derby Business ICT Peter Smith
Data and Information – 4 Truths The data a business has is one of its key assets. The information it uses from that data is key to success. The role of IT is to transform data into information. ICT is about harnessing the power or your IT by having the capabilities to derive the information you need.
Simon’s Solution 2 Current work is up-dated from the data base. Spread sheet is updated every time it is opened. Time taken: the time it takes to print off. Individual printouts can be issued. Other information can now be harvested from the data base.
Final 2 Truths The information a business derives from its data will ultimately determine the success of that business. Investingin your ICT can save you time and therefore money.
What I am looking for: SME’s who see a need to computerise existing manual systems. SME’s who are looking to get more information from existing IT systems.