Web-Enabled Applications Programmed on the Net: How to Become a Web-Enabled Enterprise

by Robert Coen, Mark C. Hoogenboom (Contributor)


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Availability: This title usually ships within 2-3 days. Paperback - 608 pages (August 1997); omputing McGraw-Hill; ISBN: 0070117748; Dimensions (in inches): 1.57 x 9.25 x 7.43;      Amazon.com Sales Rank: 93,395


      Book Description
      The Web-Enabled Enterprise shows IT professionals how the World Wide Web can transform IT and corporate strategy by allowing systems development to keep up with business change and the distribution of information where it is needed in the corporation. Coverage explains best practices and shows IT managers how to make their company Web-enabled, integrating corporate Web applications and business strategy to develop Web-based business systems. The book also provides useful case studies and checklists and discusses intranets and groupware over the Web.

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      A Step-By-Step Guide for Corporations to Accelerate the Software Development Life Cycle. Get in on the next big wave in corporate computing and find out how to integrate corporate Web applications and business strategy! This how-to guide explores the impact of the World Wide Web on IS management in the corporate setting and explains how IS can use the Web for enterprise applications-enabling your business to enter into closer relationships with your customers, partners, and suppliers and respond rapidly to changing business conditions with your customers, partners, and suppliers and respond rapidly to changing business conditions with new information systems. You'll find out how the Web can transform the way your company uses information technology to build business solutions with step-by-step coverage of intranets, groupware, collaborative technologies, and Internet client/server computing. Authors Coen and Hoogenboom take you through the stages of WEAPON (Web-Enabled Applications Programmed On the Net) and use best practices illustrating those stages to show IT managers how to make their company Web-enabled and then how to develop Web-based business systems rapidly for maximum business success. Coverage includes: trends in the Net. . .the road to WEE (Web-Enabled Enterprise). . .key issues to be addressed. . .communicating the value of web-enablement. . .business readiness for planning a Web strategy. . .envisioning, designing, and developing your Web-enabled system. . .entry and exit checklists. . .and important pointers on specific roles and skills you need to master. ABOUT THE AUTHORS Robert Coen (Deerfield Beach, FL) is chief technology officer for Cap Gemini America. He is Manager of Cap Gemini's Internet,  Business Intelligence, and Knowledge Management offering and is the lead author of Cap Gemini's Client/Server Delivery Framework. Mark C. Hoogenboom (The Netherlands) is a consultant at Cap Gemini Netherlands. He is responsible for developing supporting technologies for client/server systems. His specialty is designing and developing distributed systems using iterative and rapid development techniques.


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