Business Driven Technology Study Set 5
Quiz 1 :
Business Driven Technology
Introduction It introduces to the Friedman's thoughts of connecting world closer due to globalization. It has the network spread of technology at different levels. Prelude for Friedman's Theory From the given conditions, it is unclear if the world is flat or will be flatter soon. Certain students might agree with the fact of Friedman that world has become flat due to advancement in technology. This advancement might trouble students of US as the students of different countries might take over their job. The opportunity that their forefather never had is luring them. On the other hand, there is a sector of students who are not well exposed to technology and hence, for them the world is round. This section includes a small section of population in developed countries where as verse is the situation in developing countries. Conclusion This reflects the idea that technology has made world smaller as compared to before. People can connect with each other at any time and at affordable process. Also, it shows with advancement the certain sections of society needs help to improve its knowledge base.
Introduction The case introduces to the appropriate strategy achieved by company A, in terms of providing information and technology usage to its people. Prelude for A company Mr S has clubbed the access to technology, right to information and right to people. This would speed up the transition to product delivery from the phase of inception in limited time frame. In company A, Mr S has applied differentiation strategy for gathering relevant information about the need and preferences of customers. They successfully entered the market of MP3 and then the project of iPod was tackled by hiring right people like Mr J along with his development team in the company. Conclusion This reflects that company has adopted appropriate strategy to provide publicity to its products and services. This has helped them to become market leaders in this industry.
Introduction The case revolves around the students to accept technology and advancement as a boon to support their career. Prelude to Advancement in Technology The advancement of technology has both positive and negative impact on the population of the world. If the world is flat then the job search for students becomes simple and possible around the globe. Not only the job search but working has also become convenient. One can sit at their home and work for any company situated abroad with the help of an internet. The flatter world has some disadvantages as well. The level of competition will increase drastically as the number of students with limited job opportunities. Conclusion This reflects the flatter world has comparatively more advantage for students as compared to its disadvantages. It would help them to opt an appropriate career option.