7 types of social media models, uses and their impacts

7 types of social media models, uses and their impacts

Social media are platforms that people use to connect all over the world to share and communicate. The platforms can be used to connect families, professionals, friends, people with the same beliefs, and all other concepts that can bring people together with a commonality. The main types of social media are social networks, audio, and…

Internet of Things: types, components, and characteristics

Internet of Things: types, components, and characteristics

The Internet of Things, simply called IoT, integrates and connects the devices and “things” that we use daily to communicate with minimal human intervention.  It is a network of devices, home items, buildings, and other items that have sensors and are capable of collecting data and using it to make smart decisions. All these items…

Components, Benefits, and Challenges of ERP

Components, Benefits, and Challenges of ERP

An Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is an integrated management system used to manage different functions in a business enterprise. Instead of having a separate software solution for each department in an enterprise ERP integrate all the functions into one system. ERP benefits businesses by centralizing business operations by enabling efficient coordination, data sharing, and…

Characteristics and Advantages of the executive support system

An executive information system (EIS) is a decision support system (DSS) that organization’s top executive uses for timely decision-making. EIS is also known as Executive Support System (ESS). It is designed to support strategic decision-making by gathering information from various systems to create comprehensive summary data for executives. It can be a standalone system or…

5 advantages and disadvantages of E learning

5 advantages and disadvantages of E learning

Electronic learning (E-learning) also known as online learning is the use of electronic and information communication technology like computers, smartphones, the internet, TV, and other devices to facilitate teaching and learning. E-learning has evolved and has enabled to change of learning from 4-wall classroom learning to an open-time, everywhere kind of learning. It has eliminated…