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  • Preliminary Material
    • BBP
      • Bespoke systems
      • Off the shelf systems
        • Bespoke systems
      • Computer centre
        • The Cloud
          • Data is stored via the internet on an external data storage site.
            • Not as good for security
            • Cheaper in the short term
        • Outsourcing
          • Obtaining services by contract from an outside company
            • Cheaper in the short term
      • Teleworking
      • CIO
      • CEO
    • CRM
      • Customer Relationship Management System
        • This is a term that refers to systems, practices, strategies and technologies that companies use to manage and analyze customer interactions
    • Security
      • Anti-virus software
        • Needs to be kept up to date
      • Make sure staff are well trained
        • So they don't perform illegal actions by mistake
        • So there is no misconduct
      • Passwords
        • Prevent unauthorised access
          • Access control systems
          • Audit logs
        • Changed regularly
      • Firewall
        • Monitors and stops unauthorised people or requests from accessing a network
      • Encryption
        • Uses an encryption key to encrypt files (make them unreadable), so that only those with that correct encryption key can acces and use the file
    • Ecommerce
      • Platform As A Service (PAAS)
      • Software As A Service (SAAS
      • Just In Time (JIT) policy
        • Ordered when needed
      • Online purchasing
    • Technology life cycle
      • 4 stages
        • Intro stage
          • The new technology is intrdoduced, might be bugs so these are fixed as well
        • Growth stage
          • The product gains popularity and becomes the main solution
        • Maturity stage
          • At the height of its usefulness and popularity
        • Decline stage
          • Technology is outdated, cut it and move onto a new product
    • Costs of ICT
      • BYOD
        • Bring Your Own Device
          • Cheaper for the company for employees to bring their own devices
          • More expensive for employees
            • Reduces employee satisfaction
      • Teleworking
        • Cheaper for employees and company as no travel expenses
    • Zara Land
      • Mutual Benefit
        • To both her and BBP
      • Downside
        • Cost of producing a website
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    • Social Networking
      • Facebook
      • Twitter
      • Forum
    • Training
    • Potential Customers

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