SIF Basics - Building a Working Knowledge and Vocabulary of the Specification and Projecting ROI. MIS 2009. Welcome and Introductions. Agenda. Overview Software Components ZIS Agents Applications SIF Data Objects SIF Data Elements Other Concepts Examples
SIF Overview of the Specification and Projecting ROI
SIF of the Specification and Projecting ROIData Model
Application “Native”Agents: The Universal Translator
<SchoolName>SMITH HIGH SCHOOL</SchoolName>
<ContactName>Dr. John Doe</ContactName>
<PhoneNumber Format="NA" Type="18">(999) 9994227</PhoneNumber>
<Line1>999 STRAWBERRY HILL AVE.</Line1>
SIF Zone of the Specification and Projecting ROI
Logical group of applications, their agents and the ZIS services that manage them
Data for the SIF zone is private to the zone
SIF’s Request/Response protocol allows for data to be requested in its entirety, or filtered via query mechanisms.
Used in Synchronizations
SIF’s Event protocol enables an application to notify other applications in the Zone when something changes.
Daily transactional processing for adds, changes, deletes, etcOther SIF Concepts
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How much additional funding could be generated?
How accurate are your current reports?
How much time does it take to generate reports?
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