Question 1>(1000 words and 2 resources)
Research and write a synthesis of your findings on one of the following topics:
- What and how can developing technologies give an organization a competitive advantage?
- Why or how would understanding the latest IT trends influence your career?
question 2> (1000 words; 2 resources)
- List the functions performed by Retail Link. What is its benefit to Wal-Mart?
- Which supplier metrics does Retail Link gather and report? How is this valuable to Wal-Mart and suppliers?
- Name the technology does Wal-Mart require partners to use to track and coordinate inventory. Do you know of other uses for this technology?
- What steps has Wal-Mart taken to protect its data from competitors?
- List the criticisms leveled at Wal-Mart. Do you think these critiques are valid or not? What can Wal-Mart do to counteract this criticism? Should it take these steps? Why or why not?
Your paper should be 1000 words minimum, APA formatted, and include a minimum of 2 relevant sources.