Soft Copy: Yes
Q. How is technology helpful in designing the business strategies of a firm? Explain with the
help of a suitable exampl
Q. List out of the various routes of technology transfer. Choose a firm you are acquainted
with, which has adopted a specific route of technology transfer for its product. Discuss
the merits and demerits involved in adopting the specific route by the firm.
Q. Discuss the different phases of diffusion. Explain how the diffusion process can be
improved in a firm.
Q. What do you understand by Technology Management Group? Explain why is it essential
for an organization to have a Technology Management Group?
Q. Why is development and training of human resources important as a part of technology
organization for a firm? Explain giving examples.
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Q. Write a note on Information Technology Revolution.
Answer. Emergence of computers, telecommunications technologies, and the Internet has transformed the business and its operation all over the world. These technological developments are transforming traditional commerce activities into electronic commerce and business into electronic business. In India, although the total volume of business through e-commerce is not very large, it is growing very fast. The growth is likely to accelerate with the wide spread of mobile phones and the growing knowledge of its use for different activities. The recent release of 3G spectrum by the Government of India to Indian telecom service providers will have a significant impact in improving the telecom infrastructure capability and expanding the networking all over the country, which in turn will give a big push to e-commerce............ Computers and telecommunication technologies have revolutionized the way individuals interact and businesses operate their various activities. In particular, they have helped in simplifying business procedures and increasing the overall operational efficiency. They have also helped in developing new products and processes. The most popular use of the Internet for business is e-commerce. Electronic commerce, popularly known as e-commerce, provides ways to exchange information between individuals and companies. It helps companies to approach customers by collecting and analysing business information, conducting customer transactions and maintaining online relationships with customers by means of telecommunications networks. The relationship with telecommunications networks or the Internet can be of two types: business to business (B2B) and business to consumer (B2C). E-commerce provides a foundation for launching new businesses, extending the reach of existing companies, and building and retaining customer relationships. In India also, a growing number of companies are embracing e-commerce technologies............. With the increased availability of personal computers, which became more powerful during 1980, companies started using them to construct their own internal networks. At the same time, the Defence department of the United States and some academic networks collaborated and started sharing their emails on their network. Later, commercial use of this network was allowed. The privatization of the Internet was completed in 1995. The opening of the Internet to business activities helped increase the growth of the Internet dramatically..............