al., 2013). The great difference between the DCs and advanced nations lies in manpower development. Information technology is responsible for innovative leaps and improvements to the workplace across multiple sectors of the market and plays a critical role in business organizations. Also, in community-based dental education programs, student-provided services can be an important source of community clinic and practice revenues. problem systematically and channel investments towards expanding its, seaports, and airports. Shahram Gilaninia, Seyyed Javad Mousavian, (2012), The Role, International Journal of Business and Management, Adewoye, J.O and Akanbi, T. A., (2012), Role of, International Journal of Business & Management. Reviewed by: Michelle Seidel, B.Sc., LL.B., MBA. The specific objectives are outlined below. It presents how ICT can be used to promote and ensure urbanization which became the norm of life of the twenty first century and poses one of the most critical challenges to achieve economic development and better standard of living. But IT goes far beyond mundane operations. Therefore, ICT is concerned with digital data storage, retrieval and transmission. The study is based on evidence provided by articles and research reports. The research question was answered by analysing published sources and interpreting evidence. This study suggests that the business houses in Bangladesh should use ICT support in order to increase the efficiency at their work. Welingkar’s Distance Learning Division Role of information technology in business Email & Communication The effort, time & cost require in conventional method is very high as compared to computer based email & other forms of communication The biggest impact is speed with which this form of communication works. (organizational culture, leadership and structure) and knowledge sharing. climate change in Bangladesh, and Management Engineering, Aug. 2013, Vol. 21st century. in Speech from Catawba College and a J.D. professionals to fill the ICT job market; these resources to improve their business activities; absorb the initial high investment cost of implementing ICT project; and, Instant access to multitude if information available through the internet from countless W, and quick decision making using such information are essential to be competiti, globalization era. As samples of ICT developing, we consider some of Asia countries and discus about how they make development in information and communication technology. To describe the management systems of business in Bangladesh; , Aug. 2013, Vol. The role of information technology in various sectors has evolved quickly since the last decade of the 20th century. Developments in information technology have radically enhanced accounting systems. Now, businesses are managing their resources by using ICT support that is helping them to perform their tasks faster and accurate than before. Copyright 2020 Leaf Group Ltd. / Leaf Group Media, All Rights Reserved. Thus, this paper intends to identify some drivers for ICT adoption amongst 25 SMEs in Nigeria. For instance, how to record innovative business transactions, expand value-added business and information processes, distribute valuable knowledge to a broad group of information users, and offer assurance services across a whole range of economic activities. Such software presents an online dashboard with information about the company's finances, customers, sales and marketing trends and inventory … The statistical population of the study consisted of all senior managers of sugarcane industries in the province. This paper presents the results of an exploratory study carried out to learn about the use and impact of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) on Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Oman. © 2008-2020 ResearchGate GmbH. Findings: This paper identified organizational commitment as a potential mediator for the relationship between organizational factors, Information and Communication Technology (ICT), is fast becoming the principal agent and infrastructure for globalization and thus, has become a veritable tool for national development in many of the advanced nations. The role of information technology in management decision-making is seen in tools such as ERP software and decision support systems that help managers see company performance data in real time so that they can make more informed decisions. This paper describes the role of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) enabled Supply Chain Management practices to achieve the competitive advantage. management in Bangladesh. Propositions of organizational commitment as a potential mediator and top management support and ICT support as potential moderators will provide managers with a better understanding of employees’ knowledge sharing behavior. Ongori (2009) also states that SMEs are compelled to adopt ICT in their business processes in order to cope with the challenges in the business environment. It is inevitable for the smooth running of business irrespective of size and complexity all over the world. The obvious example is email. ICT includes all digital technology that assists individuals, businesses and organizations in using information. The study confirms that ICT adoption i. on thereby assisting in their development process (Idisemi Apulu & Ann Latham, 2011). This theme includes a deep analysis of the impact of the information and communication technologies on different aspects of development and growth. This will not only drastically increase the completion/success rate of e-government projects but also translate into improved public service delivery and enhanced government interaction—engagement—with citizens and businesses. It covers topics related to the financial, economic and technological aspects and stress on the importance of ICT their role in facilitating a wide range of services and transactions such as online banking and online services provided by companies. Due to the rapid development of ICT and its huge use in all spheres of our lives, businesses are also influenced by it.