Monypich Sou Table of Content I. Strengths and Weaknesses within the Company Analysis of Strength, Weaknesses and External Environment From that Dell continued to grow by providing what was back then the PC with the fastest performance and opening branches internationally.
History[ edit ] Analytics have been used in business since the management exercises were put into place by Frederick Winslow Taylor in the late 19th century. Henry Ford measured the time of each component in his newly established assembly line. But analytics began to command more attention in the late s when computers were used in decision support systems.
Since then, analytics have changed and formed with the development of enterprise resource planning ERP systems, data warehousesand a large number of other software tools and processes.
This change has brought analytics to a whole new level and has brought about endless possibilities. As far as analytics has come in history, and what the current field of analytics is today, many people would never think that analytics started in the early s with Mr.
Challenges[ edit ] Business analytics depends on sufficient volumes of high quality data. The difficulty in ensuring data quality is integrating and reconciling data across different systems, and then deciding what subsets of data to make available.
This type of data warehousing required a lot more storage space than it did speed. Now business analytics is becoming a tool that can influence the outcome of customer interactions. This means the storage space for all that data must react extremely fast to provide the necessary data in real-time.
Competing on analytics[ edit ] Thomas Davenportprofessor of information technology and management at Babson College argues that businesses can optimize a distinct business capability via analytics and thus better compete.
He identifies these characteristics of an organization that are apt to compete on analytics:Business analysis is a research discipline of identifying business needs and determining solutions to business problems. Solutions often include a software-systems development component, but may also consist of process improvement, organizational change or strategic planning and policy development.
With Dell’s recent take-over by founder Michael Dell, internal aspects have been analysed, identifying internal aspects, such as Dell’s direct sales model, leadership, partnerships and supply chain management (SCM) strategies, assisting the development of recommended strategies.
With these SWOT Analysis examples, you can easily understand how you can use SWOT analysis to analyze a business situation in a comprehensive way.
Requires analysis of economic, socio-cultural, political-legal, technological, and financial data to justify your available strategies and the one(s) you recommend.
Implementation: Describe the implementation of the strategy(ies) you recommended. Dell is engaged in many green initiatives and has received many rewards for being an eco-friendly business. This is a benefit when working with public and government agencies. Competency in . Store, manage and protect your data with scalable, end-to-end Dell storage solutions, products and services that are easy to deploy and use.