Meet the New Mobile Workers (graded)
Read the case study: Interactive Session: Management, Meet the New Mobile Workers. We are seeing this trend more every day in our digital society. What kinds of applications are described in this case? What business functions do they support?
Professional Sports Go High-tech (graded)
Professional sports is a huge money maker. How does technology support this? Research this topic in the DeVry online Library, and please include the links to where you found the information that you are discussing. Some ideas to get you started include high-tech stadiums, RFID on players, social media, and big data.
Who's The World's Top Retailer? (graded)
Read the case study at the end of Chapter 3 of your text: Who's The World's Top Retailer? Walmart and Amazon Duke It Out. Analyze Walmart.com and Amazon.com using the competitive forces and value chain models.
Business Analytics and Business Intelligence (graded)
How much can business intelligence and business analytics help companies refine their business strategies?
Data Migration to an Enterprise System (graded)
Read the interactive session: Management: American Water Keeps Data Flowing. What roles did the end users and information systems specialists play in the systems transformation project?
Tools and Technologies for Accessing Information (graded)
What are the principal tools and technologies for accessing information from databases? How do these tools and technologies provide information to improve business performance and decision making?
Google, Apple, and Facebook Struggle for Your Internet Experience (graded)
Read the case study at the end of Chapter 7 titled Google, Apple, and Facebook Struggle for Your Internet Experience. Compare the business models and core competencies of Google, Apple, and Facebook.dq 2
Principal Components of Telecommunications Networks and Key Networking Technologies (graded)
In this discussion we want to answer the question: "What are the principal components of telecommunications networks and key networking technologies?" Let's begin by describing the features of a simple network.
Vodafone: A Giant Global ERP Implementation (graded)
Read the case study at the end of Chapter 9: Vodafone: A Giant Global ERP Implementation. Identify and describe the problem discussed in this case. What management, organization, and technology factors contributed to the problem?
IT Infrastructure (graded)
What is IT infrastructure, and what are the stages and drivers of IT infrastructure evolution? Define IT infrastructure from both a technology and a services perspective.
SourceGas Goes for Better Workforce Scheduling Systems (graded)
Read the case study, SourceGas Goes for Better Workforce Scheduling Systems, at the end of Chapter 13. Analyze SourceGas's problems with its old system. What management, organization, and technology factors were responsible for these problems? What was the business impact of these problems?
Project Management (graded)
What are the objectives of project management, and why is it so essential in developing information systems?
Facebook Privacy (graded)
Read the case study titled Facebook Privacy: There Is No Privacy at the end of Chapter 4 (and in this week's lesson). What is the ethical dilemma presented by this case?
Information Systems Security Threats (graded)
Why are information systems vulnerable to destruction, error, and abuse? What are the most common threats against information systems?