Question Number 4 page 468
What are the five high-level tasks involved in conducting system design for a development
project to be built in-house?
The five high-level tasks involved in conducting system design for a development project
Question Number 10 on page 642.
At one time, most software applications came with a thick users manual. Many of these
users manuals have disappeared in favor of sophisticated online help systems and
tutorials. If you are a systems desi
Question Number 13 on page 576.
You have volunteered to work on the Web site of your local library. The library
plans to develop an online catalog of books that can be reserved by library patrons from
their home computers via the Intern
Question Number 8 on page 576.
The sales manager has asked you to develop an automated chart to show the
companys annual sales by quarter for the past five years. The manager considers bar
charts boring and wants to use a pie chart, ins
Dropbox Assignment 9
Question Number 4 on page 608
Point of sale (POS) terminals, such as those used in ATMs, gas stations, and in stores, have
become extremely common due to their convenience and versatility. But in terms of human
Question Number 13 on page 609.
As the Internet continues to grow in its business influence, it is increasingly being used for
applications that were formerly client/ server- based applications. What are some of the
similarities in dat
Question No. 7 on page 512.
You are working in the IT shop of a rapidly growing organization that is planning to
implement a new client/ server system. Initially, there will be slightly fewer than 100 clients,
with a substantial amount
Question Number 2 on page 544
Although database systems have become the systems of choice for new and reengineered
systems, are there any situations where a traditional file- based system might be chosen
instead? Explain your answer.
Question Number 12 on page 545
The deletion rules for enforcing referential integrity include both Delete: Cascade and
Delete: Restrict. In general, what criteria should a DBA use in deciding whether to use a
Delete: Cascade or Delete:
Question Number 1 on page 512
You are in the middle of the system design phase for a project to develop a corporate
intranet, and the project team is holding a planning meeting. One of the system users on
the project, who has said very
Question Number 4 page 469.
Consider the issues raised by the preceding question and write a one- or two-page policy
and procedures memorandum to all systems analysts and designers in your organization
Question Number 2 on page 641.
Menu- driven interfaces, although older than GUI interfaces, are still very common. What
type of user dialogue strategy does a menu- driven inter-face employ? What is the main
difference between menu- dri