The development of technology has impacted businesses today in a tremendous way, while there are a few negatives, the positivity brought by these developments are much higher. Given below are a few of the negatives and well as the positives of technology’s impact on current businesses. Small BusinessesResearch shows that developments made to technology have mostly impacted small businesses but in the best possible way. Small businesses have the advantage of using technology and getting into the same field as big businesses, with the implementation of new servers, computers, and websites. Big business does not have a competitive advantage due to small business being able to reach the same consumers at the same level leading to increased productivity and profitability. All businesses have many automated solutions now; technology eliminates the need for many entry systems and reduces the amount of time and space taken for paperwork. All customer information as well as product, and employee information can be stored online. Businesses have the advantage of automating back office functions as well, such as accounting, payroll and record keeping. Automated systemsAutomated systems are a set of software and hardware that function without the need of any manual labor, allowing business to spend less on labor. These systems can perform operations such as, communication, computation, processing, dissemination and mainly store information. These systems can provide job scheduling software as well as automated investment software. Job Scheduling SoftwareThis is most commonly known as a batch scheduling, this allows organizations to schedule and monitor units of work that is done in the background of a company. It can initiate, assign and manage jobs automatically. In today’s day job schedulers provide a graphical user interface, where all the functions are assigned from a distributed network of computers. Investment SoftwaresThese systems are used to provide investors with a low-fee investment, these systems are able to do this because they include robo financial advice, which is used to get financial advice; it gives you advice online based on the mathematical rules and algorithms you enter into the system, allowing the investment system to come up strategies and create investment portfolios for the clients.