Technological advancement have greatly changed the manner in which business operate. Over the last decade we built a very efficient means to transport information & org. have begun looking for ways to leverage the internet to transform and grow their business. This opens up significant opportunities for a wide variety of players to innovate by delivering systems, solutions, architecture & services that add value. <br />Techno forces : <br />
Internet & other information exchange system including telephone. The winner in the future will be those that build the Next Internet.<br />Multitudes of software which help them manage their business.<br />Technology hardware such as mobile phones, Blackberry, laptops, desktops, bluetooth devices, photocopies, fax machines which transmits & record transactions. <br />Technology uses thru :<br />
Technology has created a society which expect instant results. The technological revolution has increased the rate at which information exchanged between stakeholders. A faster exchange of information can benefit business as they are able to react quickly to change within their operating environment.<br />Technology & Society :<br />
Technology create new products & new processes. MP3 players, computer games, online gambling & high definition Tvs are all new market created by technological advances.<br />Online shopping, bar coding & computer aided design are all improvement to the way we do business as a result of better technology.<br />Technology & Operation :<br />
<ul><li>Technology can reduce costs, improve quality & leads to innovation.
Internet has changed from data transport to a Media Experience Platform. E.g to send a video to a cell phone.</li></li></ul><li><ul><li>Next Internet will become a true collaboration platform across boundaries to enable inter-company interactions with security.
Vertically Integrated Architecture to Distributed, Virtualized architecture. Earlier it was a tight coupling between application software & server hardware. The Next Internet came with much more distributed & highly virtualized which enable IT more flexible, agile & cost-efficient.</li>