GBS151 Chapter 13 WORKSHEET (12 pts) - 8 ManagemenT...

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Chapter 13: Informational Technology for Business WORKSHEET (12pts) Pages 328-352 1. Define Information Technology (IT): Various appliances and devices for creating, storing, exchanging, and using information in diverse modes, including visual images, voice, multimedia, and business data. 2. A gigantic system of interconnected computer is known as the: internet 3. Extranets allow outsiders limited access to a firm’s internal information network. 4. The most common type of network used in business is: client-server network 5. Any computer network or system needs (physical component): hardware 6. Programs that tell the computer how to function is called: software 7. What is data warehousing? The collection, storage, and retrieval of data in electronic files
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Unformatted text preview: 8. ManagemenT Informaton SysTem (MIS) support managers by providing reports, schedules, plans and budgets that can then be used for making decisions. 9. DeFne “Hackers”: cybercriminal who gains unauThorized access To a compuTer or neTwork, eiTher To sTeal informaton, money, or properTy or To Tamper wiTh daTa. 10. ±he unauthorized stealing of personal informaTon to get loans, credit cards or other monetary beneFts by impersonaTng the vicTm is known as: identTy TheF 11. Name three malicious programs that once installed, can shut down any computer: Viruses, worms, and ±rojan Horses 12. Security systems with special so²ware or hardware devices designed to keep computes safe from hackers are: ³irewalls...
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