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Phase 3 Discussion Board: Information Technology in Business Management

Phase 3 Discussion Board

You have managed to take FYC to the next level by setting up an e-commerce website for selling furniture using the Internet. Portals and collaboration applications involving internet, intranet, and extranet applications "talk" to each other to provide a seamless, paperless, real-time, workflow environment to manage all business operations.
Now you have made sufficient impact on the top line; it is now time to concentrate on the bottom line. How can intranets and extranets make a difference in FYC's operations? Where should they be deployed? Study each department's functions and processes in detail; choose one: (a) Intranet or (b) Extranet. What functionalities should the $$tranet contain? And what will be the benefits for FYC?
Go here and view an expanded explanation of FYC's structure.
https://campus.ctuonline.edu/courses/IT601/Assignment_Assets/IT601_p1dbs.pdf

- Research and propose methods of assimilating emerging technologies.
- Critically appraise the strengths and weaknesses of the E-business strategies used by a range of organizations.
- Identify and analyze organizational processes and relationships that may have value added through the application of an E-business strategy.

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Information Technology in Business Management

Phase 3 Discussion Board

You have managed to take FYC to the next level by setting up an e-commerce website for selling furniture using the Internet. Portals and collaboration applications involving internet, intranet, and extranet applications "talk" to each other to provide a seamless, paperless, real-time, workflow environment to manage all business operations.
Now you have made sufficient impact on the top line; it is now time to concentrate on the bottom line. How can intranets and extranets make a difference in FYC's operations? Where should they be deployed? Study each department's functions and processes in detail; choose one: (a) Intranet or (b) Extranet. What functionalities should the $$tranet contain? And what will be the benefits for FYC?
Go here and view an expanded explanation of FYC's structure.
https://campus.ctuonline.edu/courses/IT601/Assignment_Assets/IT601_p1dbs.pdf

- Research and propose methods of assimilating emerging technologies.
- Critically appraise the strengths and weaknesses of the E-business strategies used by a range of organizations.
- Identify and analyze organizational processes and relationships that may have value added through the application of an E-business strategy.

The first department at FYC that needs to be improved is sales and marketing. Here there are two types of customers namely retail customers and wholesale customers. The use of extranet will ...

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This solution discusses the use of information technology to provide gains to individual departments of the business and how this change can be managed in 742 words.

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