Review chapter readings and lecture notes in Module 4 and answer the following questions. Provide thoughtful and comprehensive responses to each of the questions below. Upload homework assignment using the link provided in Module 4 on or before the scheduled due date.
1. What is the difference and relationship between policies, procedures, guidelines, and standards?
2. Why is IT policy important?
3. Think of a situation that could have been or can be prevented had an IT policy been in place; please explain.
4. List and briefly describe five features for structuring good policy?
5. What elements should be contained in your policy outline?
6. Why is it important to have a policy waiver process established?
7. Explain the difference between IT policy dashboard and reference matrix. Secondly, explain the importance of each in effectively managing IT policies.
8. Outline the core steps involved in creating a procedures?