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Unformatted text preview: Which of the following is not a characteristic of good information? A good information system will provide each user with: It is probably harder to make changes to the ______ of an information system than the data itself. The most important component of an information system is _ ___ To get the most out of any class you take it is important to _____ the material by asking, "How will this class help me to achieve my goals?" interchangeability large quantities of information procedures people personalize The quality of your _ __ is a large part of the quality of your information system The __ _ functions as a bridge between the human side of the information system components and the computer/ automation side. An iPod would be an example of the ______ component of an information system Knowledge derived from recorded facts is _ is the most important component in the five component framework. thinking data hardware information Hardware The basic idea of Moore's law is that: If you are a _____ recipient of sensitive information, such as might be overheard or contained in a misdirected email, this would not be illegal, but might be unethical to use it. The process of _ _ __ moves work from people to computers It is important to try to understand the _ _ __ of teachers, authors, and your colleagues. A is a collection of interacting components that achieve some purpose. the density of transistors on a computer chip doubles every 18 months. passive automation perspective system A good information system will provide each user with more information than they could possibly use? Information systems are components that interact with information to produce a viable computer system? Hardware is the most important component in the five component framework. The higher you rise in an organization the information you will be given Multiparty text chats are a _ _ __ virtual meeting. False False False More synchronous Henry collects the parts made by six people and puts them together to form one item. This is an example of collaboration? George's team uses videoconferencing to asynchronously communicate? Project managers must make _ because resources are scarce. Victoria's team stores their work on an ftp server so that others can download them. This is an example of shared content that has no control? Storing documents on servers is a better choice than emails because documents are: False False Trade-offs True in a single storage place. _ __ thinking centers on the self. Liz‘s team conference calls every Tuesday at 2. This is an example of synchronous communication. ? A Local Area Network (LAN) would be used to connect computers located in Seattle and Philadelphia. A(n) _ __ firewall examines each part of the message and decides whether it will let that part pass through to the network. An analog signal is a digital format? T/ F Egocentric True False packet-filtering False An internet is a network of networks. T/fF? True TCP/IP is an example of an LAN protocol. False _ __ transmits signals using light rays. Optical fiber cable A(n) __ _ _ connects computers at WAN different geographic locations. The one of the most common optical connectors ST is a(n) _ __- The protocol which handles messages between a modem and an ISP is known as the Virtual private connections over public networks are called When comparing WAN s, managers need to consider what criterium / criteria? A protocol is a standardized means for coordinating an communications between two or more internets. T/ F The hardware component that connects a printer's circuitry to the network is called a(n): PPP Tunnels all of these False NIC Transmission delays that occur during periods of network congestion are known as _ _. DSL stands for digital signal line and operates on the same lines as voice telephones and dial-up modems Determining the best mix of products that a company should sell is an example of an unstructured decision? Understanding how the output from your system impacts other people in the organization is an example of ____ __ thinking. Understanding how the output from your system impacts other people in the organization is an example of ____ __ thinking. latency False Determining the best mix of products that a company should sell is an example of an unstructured decision? Understanding how the output from your system impacts other people in the organization is an example of __ _ thinking. Understanding how the output from your system impacts other people in the organization is an example of __ _ thinking. Jane's team receives and reviews the documents at the same time. This is an example of sequential workflow? Ad hoc work groups are ___ collaboration groups? T/ F Rufus' group stores documents on a server using Engineers at Richard's company meet every Friday over the Internet. He wanted to ski one week, so he convinced John to sign into the system and pretend to be him. This is an example of spoofing. T/ F? Determining the best mix of products to sell in the European market is an example of a(n) decision. Jane's team receives and reviews the documents at the same time. This is an example of sequential workflow? Ad hoc work groups are __ __ collaboration groups? T/ F Rufus' group stores documents on a server using Engineers at Richard's company meet every Friday over the Internet. He wanted to ski one week, so he convinced John to sign into the system and pretend to be him. This is an example of spoofing. T/ F? Determining the best mix of products to sell in the European market is an example of a(n) __ _ decision. A computer with two CPUs is called a dual— processor computer. The operating system employs _ __ so that users can run multiple applications and files at the same time. As software vendors discover security holes in their products they continually issue modifications called "hole repairs". Software vendors should make it easier for users to download and apply _ __ to fix known holes in their software. ______ software is processed on client computers. A computer with two CPUs is called a dual- processor computer. The operating system employs __ _ _ so that users can run multiple applications and files at the same time. As software vendors discover security holes in their products they continually issue modifications called "hole repairs". Software vendors should make it easier for users to download and apply __ _ _ to fix known holes in their software. _ ___ software is processed on client computers. A collection of servers called a coordinates the activities of hundreds of users. When one buys an operating system like WinXP, you are actually buying a software: Linux is a version of Unix that was developed by the open source community. A CPU is sometimes called the "brain" of the computer. The term "bit" stands for binary digit. A collection of servers called a coordinates the activities of hundreds of users. When one buys an operating system like WinXP, you are actually buying a software: Linux is a version of Unix that was developed by the open source community. A CPU is sometimes called the "brain" of the computer. The term "bit" stands for binary digit. Every monitor has a(n) __ ___ which is the size of the pixel grid that will give the best sharpness and clarity. Volatile memory devices maintain their contents without the power being on. A gigabyte or GB is 1024MB. To keep from getting a virus on your computer, be sure to never download files, programs, or attachments from Web sites. The Blackberry Pearl and the iPhone are examples of mobile computing devices. Every monitor has a(n) _ _ _ which is the size of the pixel grid that will give the best sharpness and clarity. Volatile memory devices maintain their contents without the power being on. A gigabyte or GB is 1024MB. To keep from getting a virus on your computer, be sure to never download files, programs, or attachments from __ _ Web sites. The Blackberry Pearl and the iPhone are examples of mobile computing devices. ...
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course BCIS 3610 taught by Professor Sherry during the Spring '11 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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