1. Prepare a research paper in Microsoft Word, with at least 10 pages (excluding name and bibliography pages), double-spaced, in APA format (see writing expectations in the Policies section), and with a minimum of 10 solid references. The quality and volume of the paper content is expected to be of a graduate level. The following is a recommended guideline:
o Detailed description of the area researched
o Technology involved in the area
o Existing data on the area or technology researched (this could be linked to Case Study assignment)
o Future trends in the area
o Example companies involved in the area
o Regulatory issues surrounding the area
o Global implications for the area
o Security issues
2. You may use resources from any library, government library, or any peer-reviewed reference (Wikipedia and any other publicly-reviewed source is not accepted). The paper must by at least 10 pages double-spaced, 1" margin all around, black 11 point fonts (e.g., Times New Roman or Arial) with correct citations of all utilized references/sources, (pictures, graphics, etc are extra - allowed but extra for the minimum page count). The title page and references are also required but don't count in the minimum page count. A minimum of 10 solid references are needed.
3. The paper will be subjected to checking against plagiarism. The paper must follow acceptable originality criteria (no more than 15% max total, and 2% per individual source match are allowed).
4. Save the file using the following file naming convention: [url removed, login to view](x) (where first and last are your first and last names