Simulation: IT Management

MBADM 830 SP20




This simulaton teaches students key issues faced by managers when responding to an IT crisis. Playing the role of CTO at a company in the midst of a cyber attack, students will practice ascertaining priorities and making sound decisions that reinforce data preservation. They will navigate the complexities of making meaning in a crisis preparedness. In the first part of the simulation, students will confront a surge of information, conflicting opinions, and an evolving series of events that they must diagnose, react to, and recover from. In the second part of the simulation, students will be tasked with writing a public statement about the attack, and subsequently reviewing their peer ‘s statements.