Module I: Introduction to Issues In Sports
This is an introductory course with no prerequisites that is designed to introduce and apply philosophical and sociological concepts to a subject matter widely known throughout society, sport.
We examine great is
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How does Google work?
Web crawler googlebot finds /
retrieves web pages & pass them to the
Indexer indexes every word on a web
page & stores the index as a huge
Opening Case HPs Software Problems
System Implementation some stats
Nike SCM cost $400 million in 2000- We became a poster child
for failed implementations." Quote from Nike vice president.
Analysts pointed to lapses in project mana
Components of a Computer System
bus: the main
avenue in a
signals are sent
from one part of
the computer to
Hackensack University Medical Center
are they using technology?
Telecommunications system - collection
of hw & sw arranged to communicate info from
1 location to another.
Supply Chain Management
Opening Case - Dell
80,000 computers every 24 hours
10 yrs ago 20-25 days of inventory now 2 hours
How to prepare for problems
Cut out retailers
communicate constantly w/suppliers
ERP & Collaborative System
Opening Case Campus ERP
What is ERP?
Enterprise System, Enterprise Resource
Legacy system = older,
Core vs. Exte
Homework Assignment for Week 2:
For Week 2, please turn in the answers to the following questions:
1. Define the process of accounting.
Accounting is the process of identifying, measuring, and communicating economic
information about an organiza