The international marketplace is constantly changing, but the effects of  those changes are different within industries and organizations.  Different market and competitive pressures will have substantial impacts  on both short and long-term industry transformations, and it is  important to understand how these varying inputs can affect an  individual industry or specific business. 

Considering this please address the following prompts in your discussion: 

Based on research you have conducted (using at least three peer-reviewed  articles and two current journal articles) where do you see the major  global challenges in your discipline (Information Technology) and how will they affect your discipline?