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    Management and bridging the gap of e-business

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    A new client of a shoe store is planning to move to e-business format. The client is wondering if everything is ready. To evaluate the e-business capability of the shoe store, you will have to perform an assessment of the current state of a company and the process of determining gaps between the current and future state.

    Evaluate how companies need to bridge the gap between the current state and the e-business state.
    Using the 3 levels of the e-business architectural model, discuss how the store would use gap analysis to determine its needs regarding the development of e-business architecture and staffing requirements.

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    Evaluate how companies need to bridge the gap between the current state and the e-business state.

    In order for any company to bridge the gap between their current state of business to an e-business state, they should first ensure that they have enough knowledge about the e-business state of business. Failure to have sufficient knowledge can cause the company to have serious problems. Thereafter, the company should out flyers, provide information to their customers, or advertise that their business will not only be conducting business through a normal means, i.e. an in store business, but that they will also be conducting business electronically. The company should thereafter ensure that they have the software and technology capable to handle an e-business state. The company should ensure that they have the appropriate network, i.e. open source shopping carts. The company should also ensure that they have an appropriate web site up and running that can be easily accessible to any consumer searching for shoes.

    Using the 3 levels of the e-business architectural model, discuss how the store would use gap analysis to determine its needs regarding the development of e-business architecture and staffing ...

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    This solution discusses how companies can bridge the cap between its current state and the e-business state.

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