evolution of internet
Information Systems Management

Evolution of Internet

Some of the important years in the evolution of Internet are as follows: 1958: The Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) was created following an initiative by President Dwight D. Eisenhower. 1961: The principle of transmission of data in small portions or packets simplified the transfer of data within a computer network. 1965: The first wide-area computer network emerged. Lawrence G.…

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Evolution of IT
Information Systems Management

Evolution of Information Technology

Evolution of Information Technology 1940s – 1950s: UNIVAC Computer On June 30, 1945, John Von Neumann published the First Draft of a Report on the EDVAC. It was the first documented discussion of the stored program concept and the blueprint for computer architecture. Further, in this period, it was a direct-access architecture with no operating system or remote access and used…

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Evolution Of Information System
Information Systems Management

Evolution of Information System Function

An information system is a combination of processes, hardware, trained personnel, software, infrastructure and standards that are designed to create, modify, store, manage and distribute information to suggest new business strategies and new products. It leads to efficient work practices and effective communication to make better decisions in an organization. There has been a significant evolution of Information System function over…

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Business, E-Business

Order fulfilment and Logistic Process

Order fulfillment and Logistic Process is an integral part of supply chain. To ensure it to b success, you have to: Making sure the customer will pay: Depending on payment material and prior arrangement, the validity of each payment must be determined. In B2B, the company’s financial institution may do this. In B2C, the customer usually prepays by credit card or…

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Business, E-Business

4 Key Terms in E-Business Explained

Supply Chain Integration is a close alignment and coordination within a supply chain often with the use of shared management information system. Supply chain refers to all inputs required to produce a product and fulfill a purchase. It is an effective and efficient way to maximize customer service index. B integrating processes of different links in the chain it is…

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Business, E-Business

Difference between Disintermediation, Re-intermediation and Counter mediation

Disintermediation means to remove intermediation from the supply chain. With the advent of internet based shopping in the 1990’s the term became the buzzword signifying the elimination of middlemen as a result of direct to consumer e-commerce methods and consumers dealing directly with service providers. The value of intermediaries varies and is influenced by factors such as technology, industry life…

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hack the dot
Competition Notes, Experience

Experiences from Hack The Dot Hackathon

22nd February 2017 I took part in my first mini-hackathon and got runner-up prize by sharing my idea about how to hack love. The two-hour hackathon was called Hack the Dot run by Rightside. In those two hours, I worked with others to develop a creative, functional and fun project based on a domain name – Hack. Live. After being there at the offices of Rightside on the scheduled…

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