- Find one article that discusses the globalization of the IT and/or computing industry and one article that discusses some aspects of security issues in the IT and/or computing industry.
- Prepare a 2 pages paper/report of the articles (double spaced, 12 point Times New Roman font) summarizing the articles.
Keep in mind the following questions as you search the literature and if possible try to address as many of them as you can in your report, based on information on your sources:
- What is globalization? What is security?
Do they represent a problem or an opportunity?
- Winners and losers in a global IT economy with respect to globalization and security.
- Which type of jobs are affected by globalization (i.e., outsourced), which type of jobs are not.
- Are there any new jobs being created by globalization and or security concerns, if so what type?
- As a future professional in the computing field, how can you position yourself better to avoid suffering from being displaced by globalization or take advantage of security concerns in your company?
- Impact of globalization and security issues on academia. Do universities need to adjust their CS/CIS curriculum and if so how?
- What ethical, political, cultural, or legal issues need to be addressed because of globalization and security issues?