Course reflection DQ2
This assignment has expanded my knowledge of IT mergers and acquisitions. Through the whole exercise, I have been able to research on benefits of mergers and acquisitions together with their disadvantages. The assignment has revealed how infrastructures are merged to provide more efficient technology. In some areas, there have been difficulties in identifying the particular process that was used in integrating the systems and also the transitioning of the companies.
Mergers are profitable ventures that bring different ideologies to increase productivity and revenue. Mergers and acquisitions offer companies economic benefits through financial and technical support. IT merger focus on improving technology through companies complimenting their partners’ infrastructure. Acquisition facilitates diversification which increases the revenue