On September 16, 1999, Governor Gray Davis signed Senate Bill 820 making California the first state to adopt an electronic contracting law. The law went into effect January 1, 2000. Its primary purpose is to "ensure that electronic contracts (records and signatures) have the same legal effect as their hard copy counterparts." In
In your opinion what would be a good emerging technology or service not currently or readily in use in banking industry. (Perhaps something like smart cards replacing paper or atm use, or any other idea, etc.) Discuss what the technology is and how it works, benefits it will provide, and any potential negative aspects of the tec
1) Find a defamation case (preferably one that has been decided) and write a brief summary detailing how the five criteria were applied to determine defamation. To prove defamation, a plaintiff must meet FIVE requirements: 1) The statement must have been published, spoken or broadcast. 2) there must be identification of t
Create a set of accessibility options for yourself using Windows Accessibility Wizard and save them to a floppy disk. Use these new settings for half an hour and describe how they affect your computer usage. Write a short, one-page paper describing your experience.
Discuss the differences among internets, intranets, and extranets and give examples how each one works and its purpose.
Review the information on the CPA Vision project provided at the AICPA's Web site, http://www.aicpa.org/vision/index.htm, and at http://www.cpavision.org/. Prepare a informational memo on the importance of aligning AIS with organizational goals, and critique the accounting uses of the Internet and Intranets. Your informational m
I need help discussing the following 3 questions: 1. What are the roles played by AIS in achieving organizational goals and objectives, how are these integrated with AIS and what are the risks of not aligning organizational goals with AIS. 2. Examples of how the roles played by AIS impact various departments within the org
How can Internet-based technologies be used to automate the supply chain?
Need help finding the information on the following problems: Find two examples of XML technology being used by corporations today. Can you explain the advantages gained from using XML? How could those solutions improve their business processes? How could the solution grow in the future? Write a short explanation of each
Inter Comp. a computer seller, had been using their website only as a static marketing tool displaying product and company details. Now they have decided to sell PCs and printer on the website. They have decided to get it done using ASP technology. Prepare a document outlining how ASP can be used to put in an online shopping
1. To solve unstructured business problems you must: a. understand how the business operates b. learn to ask the right questions c. identify the root cause of the problem d. all the above 2. The purpose of a __________ model is to describe how the individual processes interact with each other. a. sequence b. collaborat
1. On the basis of the cost figures, create a spreadsheet and compare the estimated annual costs for the various online payment mechanisms for three hypothetical companies. The first company sells digital content for about $20 each and anticipates about 5,000 sales per year. The second company sells music for $0.75 per song, but
Go the the websites of two companies in the same industry. Compare the benefits and resources for each company. Are the similar? What has each company doe to distinguish itself from its competitors? Which company do you think will ultimately win in the industry? Why?
I need to present a powerpoint presentation on the changes the Internet has made in the way we do business across the world.
What types of processes/procedures need to be included in the overall operations management processes to ensure ethical behavior?
You have examined several different aspects of your start-up business. Identify what forces in the external environment (competition, political/legal, economic, social/cultural, and technological) would you believe to have the greatest potential impact on your success? Why? Small Business is a special occasion gift basket sto
Did the Year 2000 "dot.com" crash on Wall Street and in countless technology companies signal the slowdown of e-Business or the opposite? Given the current trends where is the future of e-business heading?
E-Commerce companies face a number of issues when dealing with various payment systems. VISA has a program called the CISP program that is a standardized audit of all systems for companies that handle on line transaction processes. However, as in the case of choice point these standards did not work the way that they were intend
Overview of Question: Please give comprehensive responses. Resources: Provide information that supports your answer. Show where information came from. Give a Real World Example: Give examples that complement your question responses using personal, work experiences, or something you read or heard in the media. All the e
I need some information, help structuring and ideas to get started on the paper. Thank you. You want to begin your research by looking at a number of multinational companies that have operations in China or who have plans to expand their operations there. Use the Library, phase resources, and Internet sources to researc
Describe the legal, ethical, and regulatory issues that Orbitz.com must address. Describe how the site handles security, confidentiality, and international issues. Discuss the impact of legal, regulatory, or ethics issues. Discuss how the protection [or lack thereof] of intellectual property could impact overall business goal
Please explain how order fulfillment can create challenges in e-commerce.
Why would a senior manager need to know all four infrastructures and not just focus on the one in which his/her company is engaged?
1. Why do we have E-Government? 2. In general what are the benefits to e-learning and other asynchronous modes of learning have over traditional learning models? 3. What are the models of P2P Applications 4. What are the barriers to M-Commerce
You need to find the worst web site in the world. Explain why it is the worst site in the world. What rules of good design do they break, and how badly do they break them?
Dell and Cisco represent a supplier-oriented market place. Explain how Dell and Cisco represent a supplier oriented market place and their impact on how companies shop for computer and network gear.
How far from this Era is the military? What needs to be done before it can get to the Era of Total Asset Protection?
Questions: 1. What are the basic types of B2B and B2C market places? 2. What is the difference between sell side and buyer side market places? 3. What are infrastructure, integration and software agents in B2B commerce? 4. What are the classifications of B2B electronic exchanges? 5. What are the integration i
How eBay Revolutionized the Auction Business In the 1990s, many entrepreneurs attempted to use new information technologies and particularly the Internet to provide new or improved services to customers. Their goal was to use the potential of the new technology to find ways to obtain a competitive advantage over existing fir