Essays about: "hurdles"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 84 essays containing the word hurdles.

  1. 1. Servitization in Manufacturing - The case of ABB Kabeldon

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hanna Sekander; Hugo Firmo; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Servitization; Business Models; Manufacturing; Product-Service Systems; Key Motivators; Challenges;

    Abstract : In this qualitative case study, the phenomenon of servitization is analysed for ABBKabeldon, a conventional manufacturer located in Sweden, with the purpose offinding the factors that influence the servitization potential of cable distributioncabinets and how best to address them. The conclusion reached is that thefactors can be divided into key motivators, the rationale for the strategy, andchallenges, the hurdles that lead some companies to a service paradox. READ MORE

  2. 2. What are the Problems with Implementing Blockchain Technology for Decentralized IoT Authentication : A Systematic Literature Review

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Daniel Kortzon; [2020]
    Keywords : Internet of things; blockchain technology; authentication;

    Abstract : The implementation of internet of things is plagued by problems such as security and scalability. It is a very heterogeneous environment and overcoming these hurdles is therefore not an easy feat. A concept of using the decentralized and secure nature of the blockchain technology to combat these problems have been identified. READ MORE

  3. 3. The rise of Big Data in Austrian tax consultancies : How stakeholders of Austrian tax consultancies assess the potential influence of Big Data

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Marc Buchner; [2020]
    Keywords : Big Data; tax; Austrian tax consultancies; consulting; information and communication technology; Big Data tools; Information Systems; Big Data; Steuerberatung; Österreichische Steuerberatung; Big Data in Österreich; Big Data tools; Informationstechnologie; Big Data in der österreichischen Steuerberatung; Steuerberatungskanzleien; Big Data und Steuer;

    Abstract : The fact is that every individual leaves behind vast amounts of data, companies collect this data and use the knowledge gained from it in a variety of ways. One area that is lucrative for the use of Big data is the financial sector. A prominent example of the use of Big data is real-time stock market insights. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Strength of Local Engagement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Katrine Beck Hansen; [2020]
    Keywords : community-based resource management; social networks; capabilities; empowerment; sustainable livelihoods; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Recent years have seen a rise in the role of communities in achieving the global goals of poverty alleviation alongside environmental protection. Simultaneously, it is increasingly recognised that communities are subject to power asymmetries resulting in differential abilities among community members to benefit from the sustainable management of natural resources. READ MORE

  5. 5. Parent Company Liability for Torts of Subsidiaries : A Comparative Study of Swedish and UK Company Law with Emphasis on Piercing the Corporate Veil and Implications for Victims of Torts and Human Rights Violations

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Matilda Lindblad; [2020]
    Keywords : Company Law; Piercing the Corporate Veil; Lifting the Corporate Veil; Business and Human Rights; Tort Creditor; Company Group; Multinational Company Group; Limited Liability; Bhopal; Human Rights; UK Company Law; Swedish Company Law; United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights; UNGPs; Parent Company Liability; Subsidiaries Debts; Subsidiaries Torts.; Associationsrätt; Ansvarsgenombrott; Mänskliga rättigheter; Företagande och mänskliga rättigheter; Moderbolags ansvar; Dotterbolags skulder; Dotterbolags skadevållande; Skadestånd; FN:s vägledande principer för företag och mänskliga rättigheter; koncern; multinationell koncern; Bhopal;

    Abstract : The gas leak disaster in Bhopal, India, in 1984 illustrates a situation of catastrophe and mass torts resulting in loss of life and health as well as environmental degradation. The Indian company Union Carbide India Limited, who owned and operated the chemical plant that caused the disaster, did not have sufficient assets to compensate the victims in contrast to its financially well-equipped US parent company Union Carbide Corporation. READ MORE