Principle 1 - University assets
Information technology infrastructure, business application, and data must be
managed as University assets.
Data and information technology are costly, valuable investments with long-term
- As with other assets, criteria and processes for acquiring, maintaining,
replacing, and amortizing or depreciating information effective technology
investments must be developed. This includes criteria and processes for the
life-cycle management. of University administrative data.
- Policies, standards, structures, and processes analogous to the ones that
ensure effective management of Penn's financial, facilities, and human resources
are required. Organizational roles and responsibilities for managing the information
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