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Area:6596. Which of the following is MOST likely to result from a business process reengineering (BPR) project?A. An increased number of people using technologyB. Significant cost savings, through a reduction in the complexity of information technology
C. A weaker organizational structures and less accountabilityD. Increased information protection (IP) risk will increaseThe correct answer is:A. An increased number of people using technologyExplanation:A BPR project more often leads to an increased number of people using technology, and this would be a cause for concern. As BPR is often technology oriented, and this technology is usually more complex and volatile than in the past, cost savings do not often materialize in this area. There is no reason for IP to conflict with a BPR project, unless the project is not run properly.Area:7597. A retail company recently installed data warehousing client software at geographically diverse sites. Dueto time zone differences between the sites, updates to the warehouse are not synchronized. Which of the following will be affected the MOST?The correct answer is:B. Data completenessExplanation:Unsynchronized updates will generally cause data completeness to be affected, for example sales data from one sitedo not match costs incurred in another site.Area:7598. A company has implemented a new client-server enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. Local branches transmit customer orders to a central manufacturing facility. Which of the following would BEST ensure that the orders are entered accurately and the corresponding products are produced?