My Dream Job For An Airline Job

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Am I better prepared today for my dream career? As I am getting closer to graduating with my degree in Business Administration, I have decided to pursue a career in the travel industry. More specifically, I would love to work as an executive officer for an airline company or an airplane manufacturing company. Information systems plays are a large role in an airline company because not only is it needed to reserve seats, but it is used in checking in, baggage claim, boarding the place, and even used when flying. The hardware, which are mainly computers are everywhere and used to confirm people’s flights. The software on these computers is essential for allowing people into the airport. Data is everywhere, from the monitor screens around the…show more content…
There are also multiple procedures used to allow people into the airport, onto the plane, to get their bags, etc. Finally, people or workers are used all around to conduct all procedures and use the software. If I work for an airline company I would not be in the airport, but these five components occurring at an airport with the airline company would be vital to the success of my job. Back at the company I would be utilizing information systems through computers by extracting, and updating data to deal with clientele. I would also be using information systems by checking on other departments’ data and procedures to ensure job accuracy/safety. These five components of information systems similarly apply to working for an airplane manufacturing company. My job would consist of looking at data to deal with vendors, suppliers, and clientele. I would need to have knowledge in information systems for any job in the travel industry for presentations and to have an overall good customer service reputation. Without information systems, careers…show more content…
Virtualization, which is when one computer hosts the appearance of many computers will be necessary for my future. Virtualization will be needed to access the company’s database to confirm client’s flight reservations, purchase orders, etc. We would also need it to have flight simulators for new parts at the manufacturing company. For example, we would need to have a flight simulator that will give us all the information a real computer would and that would respond to our commands, to test the plane without having to put the actual expensive software and hardware in the plane. The second concept that can be applied to my dream job is database management system. I would need this concept to be able to have an extensive amount of data that is accurate, to control redundancy, and to have a safe backup/recovery process. As an executive officer, I need to be able to rely on database management system to give me accurate information on parts that have caused flights to take emergency landings for example. This could include all the materials used in the production of the product or vendor information. Finally, the WAN concept is essential for my dream job because I need to be able to have computers that connect between two or more different sites. For a manufacturing company, there would be multiple sites where items
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