Information Technology in Project Management. Read the case at: pmi.org. Then search the LIRN for these terms: AstraZeneca & project management. Use your research to support your responses to the following prompts. Describe some of the problems that AstraZeneca wanted to solve. How did faster innovation help them to solve the problem? How did they avoid sacrificing quality? What human resources management plan did they put into place? Do you think that people accept poor quality in information technology projects and products in exchange for faster innovation? What other reasons might there be for such poor quality?
After analyzing the case, prepare a human resource plan, project organizational chart, responsibility assignment matrix, and resource histogram that might have been helpful to the company as they worked. use Excel to create the histogram. There is a template in the student resources in the Additional Materials for the course. You may find this website helpful: How to Use the Histogram Tool in Excel There are templates for the human resource plan, project organizational chart, and responsibility assignment matrix in the student resources in the Additional Materials for the course.
You may also click here to obtain these documents Make sure that your paper addresses the following: Quality management planning and how quality and scope management are related. The importance of quality assurance and the main outputs of the quality control process. The importance of good human resource management on projects. The processes of project human resource management including the state of managing IT personnel in today’s environment. Human resource management planning and create a human resource plan, project organizational chart, responsibility assignment matrix, and resource histogram.