The two-part C case focuses on the informational aspects of the reform efforts and describes the experience of the Chicago Park District in trying to modernize its information systems. Part 1 outlines the IT challenges of the reform efforts and leaves students with the task of forming an action plan. Part 2 reveals what the IT project leader did. See also the A (UVA-OB-0618), B (UVA-OB-0619), and D (UVA-OB-0621) cases. A teaching note is available to registered faculty, along with a video supplement designed for use with this case series.
Darden Business Publishing – University of Virginia