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Chapter 1 1. Information technology is a combination of hardware, software, and telecommunications systems that support business operations, improve productivity, and help managers make decisions. Three titles could be: Is social media brainwashing kids? Are Smart Phones Safe? And How can we get rid of social media? 2. When they describe business processes to programmers, they must speak a language that programmers will understand clearly. They will involve users in every step of the development process. 3. Harris Corporation will be the best-in-class global provider of mission-critical assured communications products, systems and services to both government and commercial customers, combining advanced technology and application knowledge to offer a superior value proposition 4. Wal-Mart and Lowe’s are gaining more online customers because they are going towards trying to attract more people through technology. People get lazy and do not want to go shop at the actual store so they sell products online in hopes of gaining profit off of the customers. They also put deals that are online only that attract more people online because they know that is the only place they we be able to buy the product. 5. Information systems comprise of a set of components that are used for data collection, processing, delivering information, knowledge, as well as, digital products. Basically, the
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  • Fall '17
  • JOHNSON
  • Software development process, Business process modeling

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