C-commerce alliances are primary drivers of the demand for the predictive capabilities of Enterprise Impact Simulation. Information about IT systems is becoming more valuable than the systems themselves because it is our entry fee to the alliance model, and admission to the alliance is a prerequisite for survival of the business. IT organizations should move quickly to satisfy the new value proposition their companies require of them.
pieces themselves. Even setting cost aside, the alliance model offers compelling value to the consumer. On the one hand, a customer can arrange the entire trip with one transaction through AAdvantage Vacations. On the other hand, they could arrange air transportation with two or three separate carriers, ground transportation, and hotel or resort reservations separately. One transaction versus four or five. And if, heaven forbid, something goes wrong during the trip? On the one hand, the alliance takes