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Question 1 Needs Grading Explain the value of PIS/HRIS. Selecte d Answer: HRIS is a software solution for that helps automate and manage a businesses HR, payroll, management and accounting activities. One value is that HRIS should have the capability to effectively pan and control and manage HR costs. Due to the integrated databases and array of features HRIS can give back hours of an administrators day that is normally spent managing employee requests etc. Some benefits include the following: Expiditing reoccuring tasks through automation reaching large candidate pools regarding new position opening application of higher selection standards to numerous applicants onboarding effectivesness reduce paper materials distributed easily such as policies employees can change benefits through system personally Question 2 10 out of 10 points When a manager wants only a few selected records from the very large number of records in the database, the hierarchical structure is inefficient. Selected Answer: Tru e Question 3 Needs Grading Describe two tools that are typically incorporated into a groupware package. Selecte d Answer: Groupware refers to programs that help people work together collectively while located remotely. Some services or tools that can be incorporated into a groupware package are sharing of calendars, collective writing, email handling, shared database acess, electronic meetings. This is sometimes called collaborative software. Of course sharing of calendars and email handling we are familiar with. Collective writing is where a group of people create a written work together insread of individually. This must inable the groupware to have a tool that assist in this collective effort. Question 4 10 out of 10 points A online auction invites sellers to submit bids for products and services. Selected Answer: Fals e Question 5 10 out of 10 points Which decision type is most readily handled by computers? Selected Answer: a. structure d
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Question 6 10 out of 10 points The computer's hardware is controlled by the Selected Answer: operating system Question 7 Needs Grading Amazon is an example of a highly successful e-commerce B2C business model. Describe two issues that Amazon had to resolve before achieving their current success. Selecte d Answer: Amazon's internaltional growth strategy has been slower than other companies. But Amazon issued as statement that It is costly to establsih, develop, and maintain international operations and websites, and promote the brand internationally". Amazon is aftaind that international operations may not be profitable on a sustained basis. Spread their investments too thinly across many markets instead of focusing on just a few. Question 8 10 out of 10 points The system most responsible with increasing product quality is: Selected Answer: d.
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