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Ans: True 11. Pattern-based system design facilitates integration of systems between enterprises. Ans: True 12. Most ERP software-based systems are intentionally designed in conformance with the REA pattern. Ans: False Response: ERP software-based systems do not seem to be intentionally built using any particular pattern; instead they are built to support best practices at the task level. 13. ERP systems usually represent an attempt to accomplish inter-enterprise integration. Ans: False Response: ERP systems facilitate intra-enterprise integration. 2 Dunn/Cherrington/Hollander, Enterprise Information Systems: A Pattern Based Approach, 3e
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Chapter 15, ERP Systems and E-Commerce 14. Best of breed enterprise system implementations install different ERP software applications that best meet the needs of different areas of the enterprise. Ans: True 15. Most E-commerce activity is B2C (business to consumer). Ans: False Response: Most E-Commerce activity is B2B (business to business). 16. Consideration of ERP systems and REA patterns for B2C electronic commerce is not significantly different from B2C mail order or telephone order commerce. Ans: True 17. In B2C electronic commerce, the primary differences enabled by electronic technology are the breaking down of time, place, and form barriers. Ans: True 18. Electronic data interchange (EDI) involves the exchange of data between enterprises in a prescribed electronic format, usually through a value added network. Ans: True 19. The REA enterprise ontology as introduced in this textbook is primarily externally focused, because it links external agents to events, and is therefore an ideal solution for integrated inter-enterprise systems. Ans: False Response: The REA enterprise ontology as introduced in this textbook is primarily inward focused, intent on intra-enterprise integration. Strides are being made to extend the REA ontology outward; however, those efforts are not described in detail in this textbook. 20. XBRL (extensible business reporting language) is a standard by which enterprises exchange transaction level data, similar to electronic data interchange (EDI). Ans: False Response: XBRL is a tagging system tailored to financial statement line items. Such information is aggregated, not transaction level detail. Multiple Choice Questions Dunn/Cherrington/Hollander, Enterprise Information Systems: A Pattern Based Approach, 3e 3
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