The widespread use of information technology in different fields is seen very common today. IS professionals try to embed the IS in both high end as well as the bottom level. Study and research have been carried on to find out the innumerous ways of application of Information technology. The recent innovation of IS open doors of using IS in mobile computing, e-commerce, measuring and reporting technological capital, knowledge management, wireless technologies, enterprise resource planning and web technologies, semantic models and agility in computing, privacy issues, virtual environments and web portals.
It is now become both challenges and opportunities in the use of IS to the various growing areas. We know technology makes new technology possible. Information technology is such a powerful and strong field of science that can be applied to other disciplines. Either personal or professional, IS has potentiality in using any where. Today’s global communication and business can not be imagining without the vibrant present of IS. IS makes our day to day life very easier and improves the quality of our life.
IS explores vast opportunities in the field of mobile computing and wireless technology. Today world activities become very much tech related. So, those two branches become very prominent and several studies are ongoing. Ecommerce is now becoming part and parcel of our daily life. IS helps to improve our lifestyle as we can get all the information at home with a single mouse click. It is the blessing of modern IS innovation and Ecommerce facilitates human life in various ways. Various organizations use the latest hardware and software to track the business activities. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is very much common in the company’s strategic management activities. Another emerging area of IS in the field of developing virtual and simulation of human knowledge and innovate intelligence in the area of robotics. Privacy issue is also becoming concern for the IS professionals and they are trying to ensure the security of the information.