This course surveys and explores the business implications of selected new and emerging technologies with the potential to change business practices and create new industries. Technologies discussed include new Internet architectures, Wikis, Open Source, security issues, new Web services, social networking and Web 2.0. This course is for the manager who is interested in staying current with, and learning about, new technologies for use in business. No specific engineering background is required. A variety of reference texts, journals, case studies and websites is used.
Prerequisite: Graduate Standing