Document Type

Honors Capstone Project

Date of Submission

Spring 5-1-2010

Capstone Advisor

Michael Fudge

Honors Reader

Lauri Francis

Capstone Major

Information Management and Technology

Capstone College

Information Studies

Audio/Visual Component

no

Capstone Prize Winner

no

Won Capstone Funding

no

Honors Categories

Professional

Subject Categories

Cataloging and Metadata | Information Literacy

Abstract

The use of interactive online forms can improve the efficiency of data management processes in any organization, particularly ones that rely on the collection of large amounts of data. The work of my capstone project sought to leverage technologies available in the open source community to improve the work-flow of one such organization, the Honors program at Syracuse University. As a result, I focused on transforming the often used paper civic engagement form into an autonomous electronic process. By appropriately following the stages of the systems development life cycle, a systematic approach that focused on planning and security conscious execution was employed to achieve the desired result.

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