? Explain your understanding of what comprises the IT infrastructure related to electronic business.
? What is scalability and why is it important in building an e-business IT infrastructure?
? How can Internet technologies be used to automate the supply chain?
? What might be some concerns if a company wanted to integrate its systems with those of its major suppliers?
? What might be some concerns if a company wanted to integrate its systems with those of its major customers?
What is scalability and why is it important in building an e-business IT infrastructure?
Scalability is extremely important to ensure that the existing IT infrastructure is capable of addressing the future needs of the organization, as and when it grows in size. Scalability ensures that the organization need not make huge investments to replace the existing systems and the existing infrastructure can be easily upgraded to meet growing IT needs.
Scalability is also of utmost importance in building ebusiness IT infrastructure because new and innovative technologies are introduced in ecommerce world on a daily basis, making the old technologies either obsolete or making it absolutely ...
IT infrastructure related to electronic business
electronic infrastructure enables an element of e-business
Prepare a 4-5 slide PowerPoint presentation that describes how electronic infrastructure enables an element of e-business and e-business supply chain management. What business problems are solved or opportunities seized? What are the success metrics or benchmark goals? You may choose from the examples listed below or bring in your own choice:
1) Inventory management
2) Accounting systems (e.g., receivables, payables)
3) Information management
5) Supply chain management
8) Sales force management
9) Shopping cart systems
10) Customer service