Information Technology & Organizational Performance
This research examines the impact of information technology (IT) on organizational performance. IT is defined as computer and communications technology and its applications. Where appropriate, illustrations of the application of IT by investment banking (stock brokerage) firms are provided.
Technological and theoretical innovations ranging from ranging from DNA computing to optical circuitry hold the potential to revolutionize computing in the relatively near future (Glanz, 1995, p. 1363). The combination of more powerful (yet physically smaller and less expensive) computers and innovations in software programming is permitting and will ..