Using MIS, 7e (Kroenke)
Chapter 5 Database Processing
5.1 True/False Questions
1) A spreadsheet can be used to store data if the structure of a list is simple.
Chapter LO: 1
2) The purpose of a database is to keep track of things that involve
Brute force is a way of hacking that uses a computer to try every possible password to hack an
account. Using a computer makes it extremely fast to try all the different combinations. That is why
A major drawback of Porter's five forces model is that it ignores the rivalry among firms in the
To modify an existing table, a developer can open the metadata form for that table and add a new
row of metadata.
A CPU is an example of an input device.
A megabyte, or MB, is equal to 1,024 bytes.
Volatile memory devices can store data without using external power.
Because of Moore's Law, the cost of data communications and data storage is
1. True - Given
Today, because of Moore's Law, any routine skill can and will be outsourced to the
1. True - Given
Security Info. And Event Mgmt- provdes real time analysis of events,anomalies
Malware-Most effective,primary Attack method
Recover Time Objective(RTO)-How long can I lose access to My Info before Consequences are
unacceptable(Target website going down Vs.
Quiz 2 (Chapter 2) Collaboration IS
Due May 25 at 11:59pm
Time Limit 10 Minutes
Available until May 25 at 11:59pm
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6 out of 10
Quiz 1 (Chapter 1) The Importance of MIS
Due May 18 at 11:59pm
Time Limit 10 Minutes
Available until May 18 at 11:59pm
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10 out of 1
Differences between structured and dynamic processes
Structured: formally defined standardized processes usually
involved day-to-day operations
Dynamic: flexible, informal, and adaptive processes normally
involved strategic and les
IS EXAM 1 STUDY GUIDE
What is MIS?
o 3 Key Elements:
Management and use
o GOAL: Managing IS to achieve business strategies
Understand the five-component models
o 1. Hardware: Computer Side, Actors
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If I were to start a business today, I would start a at home orthodontics business.
I would incorporate 3D printing into my business. I would take a mold of my clients teeth and determine what steps they would need
to take in order to achieve straighter t
Cloud-based hosting is the ideal choice for organizations that are required by law to have
physical control over their data.
Moore's Law predicts that the price to performance ratio of computers will double once in
Exam 1 Study Guide
Covers Chapters 1-6
What is MIS?
Understand the five-component model.
The difference between IT and IS.
What is information?
Characteristics of data.
What are the differences between routine and non-routine skills?
What has the response for visit 1? Welcome to my page!
What has the response for visit 2? I see you came back!
What has the response for visit 3? Oh, Its you again!
What has the response for visit 4? You must be
Ghostery was founded by Scott Meyer in 2009. The company has offices in New York
City, London, San Francisco, and Salt Lake City! It is not an open source program, but
Disconnect, the similar browser ex
Professional Interest assignment
Since I was five years old, I have always loved watching sports which is why Im
perusing a career in sports marketing. My dream job in that field would be marketing for an NFL
team. Being able to en
Name of Supplier:
Model Name :
Optiplex 9020 Small Form Factor
CPU Model & Speed
Intel Core i3-4160 Processor
500 GB Hard Drive
Microsoft Office 2013
1. Moores Law: The number of transistors that we can put on an integrated
circuit (IC) doubles every 18 months. Gordon Moore is the one of the
founders of Intel.
2. Babbages Difference Engine
a. Charles Babbage, the father of computing.
Something you want to keep track of
Also known as a table or relation
Also known as column or field
Also known as record or tuple
Information security, sometimes shortened to InfoSec, is the practice of preventing unauthorized access,
use, disclosure, disruption, modification, inspection, recording or destruction of information. It is a
general term that can be used regardless of th
Title: Sling TV rolls out with a better DVR with an option to protect recordings, record from
This article summarizes the newes
Title: Snapchat launches location-sharing feature Snap Map
This article is focused on Snapchats newest release inside of their social media application. Snap
Inc. released the feature today with a new update
Title: Instagram Location Stories appear in Explore. Is Story Search coming?
Ive been a user of Instagram for quite a while now. Its always been relatively the same
application. A photo sharing
The pros with Target using data mining is that they can use some sort of data backed system to
make their marketing and advertising strategies more efficient. For example, if I shopped at
target primarily to purchase kitchen goods, target could use that i
Title: That global ransomware attack was halted apparently by accident
This article was primarily focused on the recent ransomware attacks that have been