Chapter 7, Practice Quiz 1

Chapter 7, Practice Quiz 1 - 1) Productivity can be...

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Sheet1 Page 1 1) Productivity can be increased when an organization's business processes are designed to be more effective and efficient. Score: 1 Answer(s): True 2) An organization is able to gain a competitive advantage by being able to carry out its business processes in a way that is ch e Score: 1 Answer(s): True 3) Why are islands of automation unable to provide all the functionality to make your organization effective and productive? ( 1 They are not integrated and work independently of one another. They can, in fact, be effective and productive but only when isolated within one departmental area. Geographic isolation is a major setback to using these types of systems. Islands of automation are expensive to maintain. Score: 1
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Sheet1 Page 2 Answer(s): They are not integrated and work independently of one another. 4) Why is the transition from functional systems to integrated systems difficult? (1point) To integrate processing many departments need to coordinate their activities. Although there is no clear line of authority, the competition between departments is never a problem.
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This note was uploaded on 03/23/2010 for the course COMP SCI 1032 taught by Professor Goldstein during the Winter '10 term at UWO.

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Chapter 7, Practice Quiz 1 - 1) Productivity can be...

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