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dc.contributor.advisorCarpenter, Richard N., 1937-2018
dc.contributor.authorDuncan, Christina L.
dc.descriptioniii, 16 p.en_US
dc.description.abstractDuring the fall quarter of 1990, I was employed part-time at Royal Maccabees Life Insurance Company in Southfield, Michigan. I was supervised by Tom J. Wilkinson, Director of Data Processing Services in the Management Information Services (MIS) division. My job was to enter computer inventory information into a tracking program on an IBM personal computer. For example, I entered the inventory of personal computers and joined to them any monitors, modems, printers and/or token boards that accompanied them so that each item could be tracked to a specific location. In addition to this, I was able to observe and participate in two different projects that Maccabees was looking to develop. These were the acquisition of sophisticated, company-wide telephone message system and the joint capacity planning projects. I was encouraged to sit in on all the meetings that took place for these projects. I observed as many of these meetings as my schedule permitted, and opted to write about the latter.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipRoyal Maccabees Life Insurance Company. Southfield, Michigan.
dc.relation.ispartofSenior Individualized Projects. Computer Science.
dc.relation.ispartofKalamazoo College Computer Science Senior Individualized Projects Collection
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written
dc.titleJoint Capacity Planning at Royal Maccabeesen_US

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