Learning Exercise

Computer and Internet Technology Research

Use Webopedia to track down definitions of technology terms as well as revealing relationships between technologies.
Course: Computer Literacy and/or Intro to Information Systems
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Exercise

Access the Webopedia site and search for the term "ERP." What does "ERP" stand for and is it hardware, software, or something else? Write a two paragraph (6 to 10 sentences) synopsis of ERP. Be sure to identify at least two major ERP vendors. Also, report the amount of ERP sales world-wide and provide the reference for the sales amount you report. [Note: you may need to link to related articles and Web pages referenced within Webopedia.]

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Topics

reference material for computer and Internet technology

Learning Objectives

Learn how to use the Webopedia resource to research terms and concepts of information technology.