Data Information – Information Technology

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Data Information – Information Technology

The key terms of this Information Techonology chapter include, Data Information, Business, System.


​__________________ are designed to capture critical​ processes, procedures, and experience to ensure this critical content​ isn’t lost when someone leaves the organization.

Knowledge management systems


eBay is an example of​ a/n ___________ because it sells products over the Internet.

Electronic Commerce


Someone visiting a government website to purchase a fishing license is specifically an example​ of:

E-government


​________________ commonly involves sites like Twitter and Facebook to collaborate with customers.

Social Business


Which of the following is NOT a reason that collaboration and teamwork are more important today than​ ever?

Growth of outsourcing


A​ ______________ is a social website that allows groups to meet together and share knowledge about a specific area like​ coins, space, or stamps.

community


Which of the following is NOT an application used in social​ business?

Email

​___________ commerce is a way for individuals to provide feedback and reviews about products and services.

Social


Which of the following is a file storage and synchronization service for cloud​ storage, file​ sharing, and collaborative​ editing?

Google Drive


What is the name for the process of converting raw data into a more meaningful​ form?

Processing

What is the name for the field that deals with behavioral issues as well as technical issues surrounding the​ development, use, and impact of information systems used by managers and employees in the​ firm?

Management Information Systems


Information​ systems, management information​ systems, information​ technology, information​ management, and computer information systems are often confused with one another. Which of these focuses primarily on hardware and​ software?

Information Technology


Which of the following is NOT an element of critical​ thinking?

Providing iterative feedback


Which of the following business problems is NOT a problem in the technology​ dimension?

Complexity of task


Which of the following is NOT a step in the​ problem-solving process?

Solution analysis

Which of the following is NOT considered to be a typical people​ problem?

Political Conflict


The problem solving model consists of problem​ identification, solution​ design, ________________, and implementation.

Solution evaluation and choice


in this​ video, samir describes how business executives use a bi application to drill down and see​ _____ data, the detail in the data such as data on a particular store or data on a particular item.

Granular


If you are solving a problem using the problem solving​ model, the phase where you identify as many possible solutions as possible would represent the​ ___________ phase.

Solution Design


The final phase of the problem solving model is the​ ___________ phase.

Implementation


Accountants rely heavily on information systems to do all of the following EXCEPT​ ________.

Manage financial investments


Which of the following is FALSE about the information systems occupations through​ 2022?

Offshore outsourcing will decrease demand in the US for managerial IS positions


​_____________ is the largest single group in the U.S. business labor force and this group dramatically benefits from information to help with the decision making process.

Management

Among fields such as​ accounting, finance,​ marketing, and​ others, which has undergone the most change because of technology in the past 5​ years?

Marketing


Checking for quality and paying creditors would fall within which two functional​ areas?

Manufacturing and​ production, and finance and accounting


Enterprise Systems are also known as​ ________________.

Enterprise Resource Planning​ (ERP) Systems


​ESS, DSS, and MIS systems all fall under the generic term of​ _______ systems as they help with the decision making process.

Business Intelligence


What solution would a corporation use if they had a collection of mostly older systems which they wanted to connect to one​ another?

Enterprise applications


​_____ refers to the use of social networking to extend a​ business’ collaboration efforts in order to engage and connect better with their​ employees, suppliers,​ and/or their customers.

Social Business


Based on the information in this​ video, which of the following is the most accurate description of a business intelligence​ system?

an information system that processes data into information containing​ patterns, relationships, and trends


In this​ video, Samir describes how business executives use a BI application to drill down and see​ _____ data, the detail in the data such as data on a particular store or data on a particular item.

Granular


According to​ Samir’s explanation to​ Ryan, all of the following statements about data marts are true except​ _____.

They are larger than data warehouses.


In this​ video, Samir describes the role of the business intelligence team in three primary activities that include data​ acquisition, data​ analysis, and​ _____.

Publishing results


Based on the information in this​ video, modern business intelligence reporting tools use​ _____ interfaces that display the results of data analysis.

Graphical Dashboard

ABB implemented a​ __________ system to help staff more effectively locate information about company projects and initiatives.

dynamic knowledge sharing


An antique dealer buying items and hoping to sell them for more than he or she paid for them is the very definition of​ a:

business


The four major functions of a business include​ manufacturing/production, sales/marketing,​ finance/accounting, and​ _________________.

human resources


Which of the following statements represents a responsibility of the sales and marketing functional​ area?

Identifying customers


in this​ video, samir describes how business executives use a bi application to drill down and see​ _____ data, the detail in the data such as data on a particular store or data on a particular item.

Granular


The order fulfillment process involves which of the following functional areas of the​ business?

​Sales, accounting,​ manufacturing, and production


Which of the following is FALSE about the needs for information by different groups in an​ organization?

Knowledge workers need access to financial performance information.


A secretary assisting management is considered a​ _________ worker.

Data


Which of the following entities is NOT a part of the​ firm’s environment?

Employees


​____________ focus on​ day-to-day operations of a business including managing​ sales, payroll, and receipts.

Transaction processing systems


in this​ video, samir describes how business executives use a bi application to drill down and see​ _____ data, the detail in the data such as data on a particular store or data on a particular item.


Granular

_______________ is an emerging area where data is organized in a meaningful way to help managers make​ data-driven business decisions.

Business Intelligence


Examining a map that depicts different colors based on flu outbreaks is an example of a digital​ ____________.

Dashboard


​__________________ are designed to capture critical​ processes, procedures, and experience to ensure this critical content​ isn’t lost when someone leaves the organization.

Knowledge management systems


eBay is an example of​ a/n ___________ because it sells products over the Internet.

Electronic Commerce


Someone visiting a government website to purchase a fishing license is specifically an example​ of:

E-government


​________________ commonly involves sites like Twitter and Facebook to collaborate with customers.

Social Business


Which of the following is NOT a reason that collaboration and teamwork are more important today than​ ever?

Growth of outsourcing


A​ ______________ is a social website that allows groups to meet together and share knowledge about a specific area like​ coins, space, or stamps.

community


Which of the following is NOT an application used in social​ business?

Email

​___________ commerce is a way for individuals to provide feedback and reviews about products and services.

Social


Which of the following is a file storage and synchronization service for cloud​ storage, file​ sharing, and collaborative​ editing?

Google Drive


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