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    • On-line brokerage : money's killer application 

      Abdul-Ghaffar, M (Portobello College, 2000)
      On-line brokerage has dramatically revolutionized the manner in which people invest money; it has taken advantage of the latest media and has provided accessibility to practically every person; whereas before the advent ...
    • Online shopping database 

      Robinson, Ciaran (Dublin Business School, 2002)
      This is a detailed report containing the description, workings and completion of an online shopping system where customers buy music records. This repost will contain how such a system was designed and implemented using ...
    • Open source technology and it's impact on Irish business 

      Spillane, Paul (Portobello College, 2003)
      This dissertation analyses Open Source technology, its risks and benefits, its past, present and future and finally its impact on the business community. It will give a very clear picture by the end of it, as to how it has ...
    • Outsourcing 

      Fang, Liu (Dublin Business School, 2002)
      ‘Outsourcing - once considered an arcane business practice had reached the boardroom and beyond ... Harvard Business Review has called outsourcing one of the most important management ideas of the past 75 years.’ InfoServer ...
    • An overview of machine translation 

      O'Donnell, Patrick (Dublin Business School, 2002)
      Machine Translation is the application of computers to the task of translating texts from one natural language to another. Machine translation was one of the earliest goals of computer science and has been proven to be ...
    • The post-recession customer : a marketing perspective 

      Luffarelli, Jonathan (Dublin Business School, 2010)
      Purpose of this Research: In order to help companies interested in elaborating their pro-active “post-recession” marketing strategies, this research investigates the post-recession customer. More precisely, this research ...
    • Preparing for the euro, a business perspective 

      Reid, Eric (Dublin Business School, 2001)
      The arrival of the euro as a currency is the biggest information and accounting systems project since the Y2K preparations. There are some similarities between both sets of projects, such as the need for system wide audits, ...
    • Privacy and security on the internet: a consumer perspective 

      Qi, Jiao (Dublin Business School, 2003)
      This dissertation aims to understand what are consumers' privacy and security concerns and how the different techniques can be used to protect their privacy and security on the Internet. Thus online companies would gain ...
    • Psychometric testing in Ireland - an investigation 

      Tierney, Claire (Dublin Business School, 2001)
      It is believed that the interview alone, as a method of selecting candidates is unreliable when predicting future behaviour of new employees. Research has shown that acquiring a suitable employee with the necessary abilities ...
    • Recruitment and retention within the Dublin financial services sector 

      Roche, Julie (Portobello College, 2001)
      Like many of its European counterparts, Ireland has experienced considerable variation in levels of economic activity over the past 20 years. Throughout much of the 1980s, economic growth was sluggish and inflation was ...
    • Regulation of the gas industry. Bord Gais Eireann : a case study 

      Parker, Michaele (Portobello College, 2003)
      The focus of this dissertation is analysis of the effects of Market Opening on the Bord Gais Eireann Information Systems, Information Technology Infrastructures and the Information Technology Department Structure. The ...
    • Remote working. A case study of remote working in HP 

      O'Brien, Lisa (Portobello College, 2003)
      This dissertation examines the policies and procedures that HP uses in the area of Remote Working. Remote working can be defined as working independent of location using information and communication technologies. This ...
    • Resistance to Change 

      Abbas, Yousif A. (Dublin Business School, 2001)
      Traditionally, resistance has been cast as adversarial the enemy of change that must be overcome if change is to be successful. While it is apparent that classical management theory viewed resistance in such a manner, ...
    • Results Web Page 

      Morgan, Darragh; Young, Richard (Dublin Business School, 2001)
      The identification of the project took place in January 2001 and we determined that its aim would be to provide a secure means of displaying students' mid-term exam, assignment, final exam and overall results on a Web page, ...
    • ROD: A Virtual Robot in a Closed Environment 

      Coyle, John (Dublin Business School, 2001)
      This paper is concerned with the research completed for the fourth year project, 'ROD: A Virtual Robot in a closed environment. It gives an introduction to the topic and the related areas. It defines the environment in ...
    • The role of the IT manager and CIO in the modern computer industry 

      Ceresa, Elena (Dublin Business School, 2001)
      This study focuses on the "Role of the IT Managers and CIOs in the Modern Computer Industry". It contains a research on the changes in experience, education, required skills and responsibilities that this profile entails ...
    • SAP and the Irish Times 

      Meade, John (Dublin Business School, 2002)
      R/3 from SAP AG is an integrated, client/server, distributed system with a graphical user inter-face, it can operate on a wide range of mainframes, minicomputers, and servers, as well as many different operating systems. ...
    • Searching for the optimal menu based user interface using HCI concepts 

      Taylor, Stephen (Dublin Business School, 2002)
      Since research began on user interfaces the overall goal of the developers was to find the ultimate interface that met all of the users needs and requirements and to this day they have never reached their goal. In all ...
    • Secure computerised system, NBB 

      Khalaf, Hussein (Dublin Business School, 2002)
      The objective of this dissertation is to discuss the security system of National Bank of Bahrain. A system has been developed in Oracle Database for the bank use, which is more secure while users in the bank are making any ...
    • The security of e-commerce transactions 

      Farrelly, Tony (Portobello College, 2001)
      Purpose: The purpose of this dissertation is to carry out an examination of the security of commercial transactions carried out over the Internet: (i) To explain what exactly the Internet is and how e-commerce has evolved ...