Chapter 01 Homework(3)

Chapter 01 Homework(3) - Chapter 1 Homework MIS & You Enter...

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Enter your answers to the questions below in a word processor. Then go to the class website and enter your answers in the appropriate web page accessed from the Homework section of the website. Bring your printout to class for discussion and save it until you see your grade in OPE. Part 1 Pick any information system that you use. Name the specific components of that information system by category. 1. Hardware – monitor, speakers, keyboard, mouse 2. Software – OS Leopard, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint 3. Data – The notes I am taking, The words I write 4. Procedures –Printing a file 5. People – Me Think about the tasks performed by the people in that information system. 6. Pick one of these tasks and describe how it could be automated. Instead of typing, a person could speak what they want to say and the computer could type it out for them/make a transcript of what the person is saying 7. Describe difficulties you might encounter on the human side of the information system when you automate the task. A person might mumble or speak with an accent
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This note was uploaded on 09/16/2009 for the course ACIS 1504 taught by Professor Jmlacoste during the Fall '07 term at Virginia Tech.

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Chapter 01 Homework(3) - Chapter 1 Homework MIS & You Enter...

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