I noted in yesterday's post that I used the answers to drive a conversation with a student employee, but didn't provide details. I was asked what the assignment was, and thought that it might be of interest.
I provided the initial question, and my response about what drives institutional policy - essentially what I summarized here. The assignment was:
Explain how you would answer this question for a user, and for IT management, and how your policy might differ for each of these environments:
- A large multinational corporation
- A commercial website like Amazon, or a cloud service like Dropbox or Picasa
- A small company or non-profit