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Chapter 2, Problem 7DQ
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Based on the analysis you performed in Discussion Question 6, what possible strategies could your organization adopt to address these challenges? What role could information systems play in these strategies? Use Porter’s strategies as a guide.

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Information system:

  • An information system is a system which provides the necessary information to an organization to achieve the goals.
  • It monitors the transactions details, provides the required information to decision makers and provides necessary documents to the customers.
  • The main components in the information system are people, data, procedures, hardware, and software.
  • The main function of information system is to accept and process the input data, and then store the retrieved information and distribute it across the organization.

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Strategies adopted by organization:

Some of the strategies adopted by the organization to overcome the challenges ...

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Strategies to address the challenges and roles of information system:

  • Niche strategy
    • Check the area of expertise of the organization like insurance and try to increase the customers.
    • These can be done by monitoring the data from the information systems and feedback taken from the customers.
  • Improving the existing services
    • Improve the existing services like creating transparent and flexible tracking system.
    • This can be done by maintaining and utilizing the status of user’s data.
  • Creating new products and services
    • Develop new products and services that help to attract new customers...

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