1. Compare and contrast systems analysis and systems design by examining at least five differences between the two. Be sure to include how each factor into the system development life cycle. Use real-world examples to illustrate your comparison. Your response must be at least 200 words in length.
2. Imagine a hypothetical job where you are the systems analyst. Explain your role. Describe information technology (IT) and information systems (IS) and how they impact your role as a systems analyst. Do you think you should report to the IT department or a specific business functional team, such as marketing, sales, or accounting? Why? Your response must be at least 200 words in length.
3. In the rapidly growing environment of global economics, businesses must embrace and rely upon IT. Explain five ways the future competitiveness of global economies will depend on their ability to leverage IT. Use real-world examples to illustrate each of your explanations. Your response must be at least 200 words in length