School of Information Sciences and Technology
IST 421 Advanced Enterprise Integration: Technologies and Applications
Integration Company Project
Many companies currently use some form of integration. Your assignment is to
identify a company that is currently using a form of integration - either application integration
or business-to-business integration. You should look for these companies in industry journals,
internet research, or library research.
Your assignment is to write a 3 - 5 page report about the
company you selected. Key items to include in the report are:
- What business processes were integrated?
- Was the integration project a success or failure?
- What problems were encountered during the integration process? For example, did the project
finish on time, were there budget problems, etc.
- Include sources for this information in a Bibliography in APA style
You will be expected to make a presentation of your company
during class on Oct. 12th. Your presentation should last at least 5 minutes. Your
oral presentation will be judged on the following:
- Quality of visual aides
- Delivery skills - composure, posture, speed, anunciation, delivered extemporaneously (notes only)
- Content - material appropriate and well organized
- Audience response
- Appropriate references cited
- Length of presentation - 5 minutes minimum
Due Date: Oct. 12, 2006
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