In today’s ever-changing world of technology, organizations must compete with each other to offer better products and services. Organizations look for new
technologies to run their companies more efficiently and gain market share. Emerging technologies are innovations that are new or cutting-edge or
considered ground-breaking and sometimes perceived to “disrupt” the way businesses operate.
For this assessment you will read the attached case study, which presents the existing technology and needs of a fictional organization. You will propose an
emerging technology solution that will benefit the organization in the case study. You will need to discuss the impacts of this technology within the context
of the organization.
No more than a combined total of 30% of the submission and no more than a 10% match to any one individual source can be directly quoted or closely
paraphrased from sources, even if cited correctly. An originality report is provided when you submit your task that can be used as a guide.
You must use the rubric to direct the creation of your submission because it provides detailed criteria that will be used to evaluate your work. Each
requirement below may be evaluated by more than one rubric aspect. The rubric aspect titles may contain hyperlinks to relevant portions of the course.
A. Summarize an organizational need in the case study, including the scope of the need.
B. Propose an emerging technology solution to address the organizational need from the case study. Include an example that classifies this technology as
Note: The use of Gartner Magic Quadrant or Gartner Technology Curve is recommended to support your proposed emerging technology solution.
C. Explain the steps of the adoption process that you recommend the organization use to integrate the new emerging technology.
1. Describe why each step of the adoption process is necessary and how each step relates to the organization.
D. Describe both a positive and a negative impact that your emerging technology solution could have on the people or current processes in the organization,
providing examples for how to address the negative impact.
E. Compare your emerging technology solution to an alternative technology solution, providing at least two advantages and two disadvantages that each
technology may have for the organization.
F. Recommend a method that can be used to determine whether adoption of the proposed emerging technology solution will be successful or unsuccessful,
based on the needs of the organization.
G. Acknowledge sources, using in-text citations and references, for content that is quoted, paraphrased, or summarized.
H. Demonstrate professional communication in the content and presentation of your submission.