How Globalization of Commercial Operations Impacts Local Settings

Introduction Globalization started in ancient antiquity, with the advent of increased use of the wheel inland transportation and ships in overseas exploration and trading. Globalization in modern times grew about the significant improvement in communications such as satellites and the internet, and modes of transportation such as bulk shipping containers and cargo airplanes. “By the…

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IBM QRADAR SIEM REVIEW

Introduction Security information and event management or SIEM pertain to software products and solutions for managing security information and security events. Their functionalities generally revolve around real-time analysis, recording or storing, and presenting of security issues generated by other software applications or hardware products (Schultz, 2013). Using any SIEM product allows an organization to detect…

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Inflectra Spirateam ALM Software

Introduction Application lifecycle management or ALM provides software companies and application developers with a rigid process for supervising the planning, development, testing, governance, maintenance, and retirement of their computer programs or software products. This rigid process includes a holistic description of deliverables and project owners, as well as a roadmap and timetable for each stage…

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Endpoint Protection Platform

Introduction Endpoint Protection Platform primarily includes malware detection capabilities and comprehensive endpoint security features such as firewalls, email antivirus, filters, Host IPS, device control, application control, mobile antivirus, and encryption. It provides protection to the central network of a corporate or business. It is beneficial to the business since it can minimize operation costs by…

Differences between Financial and Management Accounting

Introduction Accounting as a discipline and practice is concerned with recording, estimating, organizing and summarizing financial and operational data (Garrison, Noreen & Brewer 2011, p. 34; Hilton & Platt 2011, p. 45). The financial information derived could be classified into financial accounting and managerial accounting. These two types of accounting have several aspects which distinguish…

Importance of Other Accounting Representations to Accountability

Introduction The function of accounting is not solely limited to the production of the basic financial statements of the organization. Aside from balance sheets, income statements, statements of cash flows and statements of retained earnings, other accounting representations include annual reports (World Finance 2013) and management representations which support the basis for audits (Public Company…

Propensity for consumer engagement through social media: The case of Apple Inc. in China

Introduction The digital era has introduced a new way of measuring business success. Return on investments no longer appears to be sufficient enough to determine if the business, particularly for consumer items, is performing well in its industry. Since the internet has brought along many opportunities especially for reaching customers worldwide, marketers have used social…