Analysis of our online survey
Recent Research / Surveys

Analysis of our online survey

Final analysis of survey done based on Wits’ information system History of Wits Information System Wits formally introduced eLearning in June 2002, when the University adopted the proprietary WebCT learning management system (LMS). After a comprehensive study, undertaken in 2008, to consider the feasibility of both open source and proprietary alternatives to WebCT, the Senior … Continue reading

Google
Case Studies / Recent Research

Google

 A word. A link. An icon. Google.Inc, a company with humble origins, that began as a research project, yet today Google  is one of the world’s most recognized brands. The company’s mission statement from the outset was “To organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful.” The Google domain first went online … Continue reading

The Relevance of ethics to people in IT: Is it ethical for potential employers to access your information?
Business / IT Ethics

The Relevance of ethics to people in IT: Is it ethical for potential employers to access your information?

Networking applications such as Facebook and various email accounts have allowed people to share much of their personal information with their contacts, friends and family. There is much debate about whether or not companies’ IT departments have the right to scan through such information for the companies use and exploitation when employing an individual. There … Continue reading