Compare and contrast the various scaling methods. Explain why scalability is a key business issue for websites.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 10:06 am ad1c9bdddf
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According to Vijayaraman, et. al. (2002), "Scalability is a term used to identify a business entity's ability to keep up with the pace of demand in several different areas of the business model." It refers to a website's ability to increase its size as the demand arises when the business grows. Any business that ventures in an e-commerce, whether B2B or B2C, or whether click-and-mortar or pure-play, has aspirations and beliefs that the site will grow and as such, he has to invest in a scalable site so that when the business grows, the site can easily expand to accommodate the growth. It would be a big waste of all the money, time and effort invested in the business if the site can't handle the achieved growth.
To solve the issue of scalability, hardware scaling can greatly help: horizontal ...
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IT Infrastructure, Website Promotional Techniques and '508 Compliancy'
A) Three (3) important properties in building a "good" eBusiness IT Infrastructure are Availability, Reliability, and Scalability. How would you describe these and why are they important?
b) Relate this to a well-known company that you are familiar with. Discuss Availability, Reliabiltiy and Scalability on your company eBusiness IT Infrastructure. How are they measured?
c) Review the websites of the two companies promotional techniques. Provide advantages and disadvantages of using each.
? http://www.astampcoin.com/- A small stamp collection company, based in New Jersey sells stamps over the Internet.
? www.elitewoodus.com - A small cabinet company, based in New Jersey designs, manufactures and installs kitchen cabinets.
If you are the owner of the company, discuss what you would do to enhance the website to make it more attractive to the customers.
d) Do some research on the Internet on "508 Compliancy" Discuss briefly
e) Do you think this is important to Marketing? If so, why. If not, why not?
f) Is the company you selected in question B '508 compliant'?View Full Posting Details