Using the data in the Montly_Website_Visitors worksheet, create a new worksheet called Websites_Performance with the
following three charts:
1. A clustered column chart showing the performance of each website over the course of the months from June
January 19th 2015
ADM1370- Week 2 Notes
A FURTHER LOOK AT FINANCIAL STATEMENTS- Chapter 2
Identify the sections of a classified statement of
Identify and calculate ratios for analyzing a
companys liquidity, solve
January 12th 2016
Agenda: January 12th 2016
High-Level Overview of Information Systems:
o Definitions & Terminology
o IT versus IS
o IS Components
Why study Information Systems:
o Course Value Proposition
o Syllabus Synopsis:
Week 4 Notes
Additional Assignment #1 help
Wednesday Feb 3, 2:30-4PM, DMS2150
Friday Feb 5, 2:30-4PM, DMS2150
30 Multiple choice & true and false questions
Bring a pencil
See the course syllabus for the quiz absence policy
ADM1370 Module 1- Final Exam Review Suggestions, Winter 2015
For all material, pay particular attention to the points in lecture slides where I refer to specific pages
in the readings. Also make sure you study material that has multiple slides or that we
Final Exam Preparation
Telfer School of Management
Final Exam Details
Tuesday, April 21, at 7:00 PM
Gym C,D, E and F
ADM1370: Applications of Information Technology for Business
ADM1370 Module 2 Test
Enter the letter for the matching Answer
5. Solution: (def and 2
6. Types of Business
7. Lf OR
8. Solver and
10. CF Nested [F
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ADM1370 Quiz #1 Review Suggestions, Winter 2015
Socialnomics (Unit 1)
Review the chapter key points on pages 29-30
Pay particular attention to the points in lecture slides where I refer to specific pages.
One of the key points is that information provide
Why Learn Excel?
o Excel is the most popular spreadsheet tool today.
o Excel has been regarded as the true killer app by many experts.
o You probably already use or will soon be using Excel at work, and possibly at home.
o Excel can be used for simple da
High-Level Overview of Information Systems:
Avoid a common mistake: You cannot buy IS, because you cannot buy people or processes.
However you can buy IT:
o Buy or lease hardware, license programs and databases, even obtain predesigned
Data and Information
Data: raw facts that describe the characteristics of an event.
Information: data converted into a meaningful and useful context.
Database maintains information about various types of objects (inventory), events
There are many products associated with database management and data warehousing. Oracle is
a leading industry in the production of commercial products that meet these requirements. Two
examples of products that fall into this category are:
Ch 3: Building a Technology Roadmap
Why does the consultant think Genex is in a terrible predicament?
They are spending the bulk of their budget on making the existing systems talk to
What are some of the issues
eachother and keep them
Convergence of Information and Communication
Social media is made for people not for businesses
The challenge is trying to represent your brand using a medium that was created for
people to keep into touch with each other
Social Media has bei
Ch 10: Technology, Collaborative Consumption & Efficient Markets
(The Sharing Economy, CC, & Creating More Efficient Markets through Technology)
Discuss the concept of collaborative consumption (aka- the sharing economy)
Outline the fa
Ch 9: Social Media, Web 2.0 & Peer production
Compare and contrast Web2.0 with Web1.0
List the major classifications of social media services
Discuss the impact of social media (e.g., Twitter) on
Ch 4&5-IT Capabilities & Sourcing
Discuss the concept of IT capabilities
Review the different Methods organizations can use to Deliver IT solutions
Discuss the pros & cons of outsourcing the IT function to a vendor.
CONCEPT OF IT CAPABILITIES
Ch 6&7-Application Portfolio Management & Strategic Experimentation
Discuss the concepts of IT applications & the process of building & maintaining an Application Portfolio.
Discuss the role of Strategic Experimentation in IT strategy.
Ch 1&2-MK: The role of the CIO & developing IT strategy
(THE TOP IT JOB, IT VALUE PROP & Developing IT Strategy)
Part 1: External factors/trends driving how organizations view/use technology
Part 2: Developing IT strategy
Part 3: Critica
Ch 11: Facebook
Overview & evolution
Monetizing Facebook advertising
Facebook & Privacy
Understanding Facebook can help us better understand how Web 2.0 works for consumers, web companies, and
- Social media and apps help business to increase productivity and to gain new
- Product doesnt have to be necessarily complex but rather be able to create value
for the consumer by using a focused strategy.