What are the pros and cons of multisourcing?
How can organizations develop strategies to make multisourcing
Case: Adidas Group: IT multi-sourcing at Adidas
Evaluate the multi-vendor arrangement of Adidas. What are the
Traditionally no integrated IT solution
Integrated solution (ERP)
Which is also good to serve customer with
o Thus better customer service
Guest cycle enabled by Onq
o Managing guest experience on different custome
RFID at metro group
RFID tags on products:
Chip; Information about the product
Antenna; information via radio waves to warehouse
Packaging around the chip and antenna (attach to product)
Level of granularity higher / lower level of detail captured
Social Influence How do we increase the group that is actively saving energy?
Eandis main reason for installing the smart meters is to help Belgium reach the EU-EU targets by
decreasing energy- and gas consumption. One important aspect that contributes to
Canadian fire arms
From non-shared weapon registration system
o For police only and registration related to firearms incidents (criminal)
To new CFP system
o Registers all firearms
Location at any given time; personal details;
o Massive cost overruns
What is the value of a brand in the lodging industry?
Evaluate the performance of the Customers Really Matter initiative to date.
What do you think Hilton leadership should do after the Blackstone acquisition?
Should they further invest in CRM or simply m
Autopsy of a Data Breach: The Target Case
On December 19, 2013, Target, the second-largest retailer in the United
States, announced a breach involving the theft of data from over 40 million
credit and debit cards used t
-30%-40% of information systems implementation escalates. (1 in 4)
-Cost overruns for these projects averaged nearly 200%
-How bad does a particular project need to become before it is considered
-Actual frequency of failure is not present; c
What should Kiril focus on next? What should be his lowest priority? Why?
-I would say that the best possibility to gain more customer is to be easier to find on Google, the
worlds biggest search engine.
-So I think he has to focus on algorithmic search.
What were the pre-merger strategies of Unity and Delta? Do
you think that this is a good acquisition for Unity? Explain why or why not.
Unity: Transfer agency services, share registry administration, employee share
plan management, fund services, custome
Because physicians have a lack of knowledge of the drug and about the patient,
there are rule violations, slips and memory lapses and inadequate monitoring.
IT helps with Lack of information about the patient, like drug allergy, rule
violations, slips an
Problem statement->background info->analysis->conclusion
This report provides an analysis and several recommendations of the current and prospective
situation of Eandis concerning smart meter usage. The EU target to reduce gas and energy
consumption by 20
If you were a senior manager at TopCoder, what are the main capabilities
you would need to develop to succeed at running the firm? Are these
capabilities similar or unique from managing a more traditional firm?
As a client of TopCoder what would your main
1. Assess the technology development options available for EverTrue.
What criteria should Brent use to evaluate them?
He should look at the costs per hour, the equity, the skills of a programmer, the
intellectual property. He can also look at the backgrou
Why and how does gamification work?
Applying game mechanics and game design techniques to engage and motivate
people to achieve their goals. Takes the essence of the addictive factors of gaming
and then apply them to organizational factors like employee p
Cases in Management Information
Systems (EBC 4038)
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