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    IS (Information Systems) Organizational Roles: Wal-Mart and Amazon.com

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    I am searching for information describing how Wal-Mart and Amazon.com implemented information systems which change or revolutionized their respective industries. Also, how did the implementation change the respective organizations.

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    IS Organizational Roles
    I am searching for information describing how Wal-Mart and Amazon.com implemented information systems which change or revolutionized their respective industries. Also, how did the implementation change the respective organization

    WAL-MART

    Walmart implemented information systems that changed or revolutionized their industry via its massive computerized distribution system. According to PBS, "By the early '80s, Wal-Mart was one of the earliest to take advantage of the bar code to increase efficiency at the checkout counter. The aim now was to find a way for technology to help Wal-Mart come up with the right mix of goods for its individual stores, thereby increasing ...

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    The well-cited solution summaries a number of articles which provide information about the systems for Wal-Mart and Amazon, and how they have dramatically changed the businesses.

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