Chapter 9: Business
By: Kyle Keys,Simon Dickey,Damek
Marshall, Jewel Cardona
Q1 How Do Organizations Use Business
Intelligence (BI) Systems?
Business intelligence systems are information systems that process
operational and other dat
Kyle Keys- Yellow, Damek Mashall- Blue, Dylan Mashall- Green, Jewel Cardona- Pink
Professor Duran - BCIS 1305
1. No because we made an executive decision to present only our solution. Rather than
allowing equality and rescheduling th
The competitive strategy of an organization determines its _.
A) industry rivals
C) value chains
D) strategic alliances
C) value chains
The competitive strategy followed by an organization is derived from the _ of its industry.
In swimlane format, _ are specific tasks that need to be
accomplished as part of a business process.
A _ is a subset of the activities in a business process that
is performed by an actor.
Activities within a business process are shown in _
Case Study 4
David B., Connor, Jordan
4-9. By examining Porters four competitive strategies Apple engages in Differentiation Focus
because they want a better product across the whole music, computers, and phones industry.
4-10. The three most important fa
List and describe each of the ten project management knowledge areas.
Project scope management involves defining and managing the work required to
complete the project successfully.
Project time management includes how long it will take t
The kick-off meeting is always held before the business case and project charter are completed.
Which of the following is a pre-initiation task?
Developing a business case for a project
Information Technology Project
Management, Seventh Edition
Note: See the text itself for full citations.
Many organizations today have a new or renewed
interest in project management
Computer hardware, software, networks, and the
use of interdisciplinary
An organization that uses a project organizational structure earns their revenue primarily from
performing projects for other groups under contract.
Project managers and their teams must keep in mind the effects of any project o
NAP = network access point: point on internet where connections converge (eg Dallas)
NSP = network service provider: owns/maintains routing computers, NAPs, connection lines (eg AT&T)
TCP/IP: primary protocol for sending info on internet
HTTP: supports mo
SDLC system development life cycle / step-by-step approach for developing info systems
7 phases / waterfall methodology each phase followed by another
Planning: solid planning
Project scope = defines high level sys req
Scope creep = scope p
Experimentation is defined as making a reasoned analysis of an opportunity, envisioning
potential solutions, evaluating those possibilities, and developing the most promising ones,
consistent with the resources you have.
Collaboration is the activity of
Was your reservation correct?
Was our staff courteous upon your arrival?
Was the front desk courteous and helpful?
Was your room in good con
TURNING OVER A
Transition from Jail to Community
conflict resolution and
problem-solving tools while
job counseling and
housing assistance, and
HR Event or Communications Challenge: Communicate employee merit pay
Employees perceive a fair and equitable distribution of merit
Top performers understand that they are extremely valued by the
POSITION INTO RANGE
Does Not meet
In this recommendation, the company will reward outstanding performers more than those who exceed
The rest of HR
The initial new sales
to be trained about deliver messages;
Equip with knowledge before rest of
HR employees as the e
HR Event or Communications Challenge
(Identify the objectives of the event or change that is being communicated)
Ensure managers and shareholders understand how new sales compensation support the new market
strategy and sa
Free and Rentable Storage Space
I nformation is an essential resource in the information
age. Y ou must ensure its integrity, know that its
useful, and always know that you have a backup of
your information just in case y
Test 1 Review
Five Component Framework for computer based Information Systems
Hardware, Software, Data, Procedures and People
Management Information System (MIS)
MIS refers broadly to a computer-based system that provides managers with
Business Computer Applications
You will be assigned to a group project, which will be worth 20%
of your semester grade. All group project work can be completed
through online collaboration. No physical meetings are required.
Campaign Contributions by
The graph in this slide further breaks down the contributions made by each political party by examining
which types of contri