for International Business
We [MGTC44] will discuss
some of the material in the text re: Intranets but in addition, the professor
will ask you to note some additional information below.
text says page 636
These exact percentages are
not so important - keep in mind one thing: in 2004, a reasonable
number of large size companies have corporate intranets, and many medium
sized companies are also learning the advantages of intranets, but still
only a small portion of SME's actually use extranets for supply chain management.
Extranets remain primarily a tool used by large sized companies.
"The real attraction of the Internet in the global supply chain management is that it not only helps automate and speed up internal processes in a company through the intranet but also spreads efficiency gains to the business systems of its customers and suppliers"
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Applications of Intranet
244- Turban Text
Information that is most often included in Intranets
(this list comes from some notes in the Turban text on page 244 - additional points added in by WTGR)
International Business Reports for Corporate Intranets
This is a Unit on Intranets and Extranets which is mostly used for e-commerce classes - however since many medium and large sized companies involved in international business have online situation, the use of Intranets and Extranets has become a part of "doing International Business"