CIS 356 Week 9 Case Study 4: Knowledge Management in Siemens New Work
Case Study 4: Knowledge Management in Siemens
Due Week 9 and worth 60 points
Read the End of Chapter Application Case titled, “Siemens Keeps Knowledge Management Blooming with ShareNet” located in Chapter 11 of the textbook.
Write a four to five (4-5) page paper in which you:
Examine the business drivers for Siemens KMS.
Identify what efforts contributed to Siemens’s higher return on investment.
Explain why the culture transformation took place at Siemens and identify the lines of business that benefit from those changes.
Explain how Siemens KMS uses Internet and Web technologies.
Suggest at least two (2) additional DSS technologies that Siemens can use for its future KMS effort.
Determine the pros and cons of the two (2) additional DSS technologies that you recommended.
Use at least three (3) quality resources in this assignment.Note: Wikipedia and similar Websites do not qualify as quality resources.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
Describe the role of knowledge management in organizational activities.
Develop a decision support solution to solve a proposed business problem.
Use technology and information resources to research issues in data mining.
Write clearly and concisely about Decision Support and Business Intelligence topics using proper writing mechanics and technical style conventions.