The purpose of this assignment is to allow you to examine some of the industry and government standards that deal with the interrelationships of information systems and technology with other types of critical infrastructures. This reinforces a technique you can utilize as a lifelong learner as well as a professional.
Begin by researching and identifying an industry and government standard that deals with the interrelationships of information systems and technology to other types of critical infrastructures, such as power, finance and banking, or municipal services. After conducting the online research, be sure to include the following information in your essay:
1. Provide an overview of the government and industry standard explaining how it is intended to affect the interrelationships of information systems and technology with other types of critical infrastructures.
2. Does adhering to the standard include any nuisances? Does it place a hardship or burden on organizations? List them.
3. Provide your own thoughts about the effectiveness of the standards. Does it actually accomplish its intentions?