1. What is recovery?
The ability to get a system up and running in the event of a system crash or failure that includes
restoring the information backup
2. What is a separate and fully equipped facility where
Peter Dimas MSIS 110 Prof. Bharati Notes Sheet for Exam #2
Fields=columns, Records=rows Table/File-a group of similar rows or records Key-a column or group of columns that identifies a unique row in a table Foreign key-a key that exists in one table
Quiz 1 Practice Review MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS
1. Which of the below represents information?
Data converted into a meaningful and useful context.
2. Which of the below represents a variable?
Data characteristic that stands for a val
1. What spans a large geographic area such as a state, province, or country?
2. What measures network performance?
3. What is a device that enables a computer to transmit and receive data?
4. What is network convergence?
Local area network (LAN) - Connects a group of computers in close proximity, such as
in an office building, school, or home
Wide area network (WAN) - Spans a large geographic area such as a state, province,
SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Software that is built correctly can transform as the organization and its business
Software that effectively meets employee needs will help an organization
DECISIONS AND PROCESSES VALUE DRIVEN BUSINESS
Managerial decision-making challenges
Analyze large amounts of information
Apply sophisticated analysis techniques
Make decisions quickly
The Decision-Making Process
The six-step decision-making process
Integration Allows separate systems to communicate directly with each other,
eliminating the need for manual entry into multiple systems
Enterprise system Provide enterpris
Quiz ETHICS AND INFORMATION SECURITY
1. What is the legal protection afforded an expression of an idea, such as a song, book, or
2. Which of the following is considered an ePolicy?
Acceptable use policy
3. Which term describes legiti
1. Which of the following represents the different information levels?
Individual, department, enterprise
2. What in the relational database model is a person, place, thing, transaction, or event about
which information is stored?
Chapter 2 Quiz DECISIONS AND PROCESSES Review
1. What is a special case of what-if analysis that studies the impact on other variables when one
variable is changed repeatedly?
2. What is drill-down?
Enables users to view details, and
QUIZ ON SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT
1. Which of the following is not a phase in the SDLC?
2. What is the systems development life cycle?
The overall process for developing information systems from planning and a
QUIZ ENTERPRISE APPLICATIONS
1. What increases real-time information sharing among supply chain partners focusing on
reducing response time to unexpected events?
Supply chain event management
2. What takes information entered into a given system and sends
MIS infrastructure Includes the plans for how a firm will build, deploy, use, and share
its data, processes, and MIS assets
THE BUSINESS BENEFITS OF A SOLID MIS INFRASTRUCTUR
What is Linux
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Advantages of open source
Linux is Open Source Software
Open Source- software developed under a free license that doesn't specifically
seek profit but
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Ch 10 Questions
This company may have been able to avoid many of these problems if they didnt use the
plunge method for their conversion. If the instead tried a pilot conver
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MSIS 110- 06
Ch 9 Questions
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Acxiom offers many specific products through its main services: marketing services, information management services, risk mitigation solutions,
Importance of MIS
How IS have affected every industry
Info systems exist to help people who work in a business to achieve their
goals and objectives for that business
Five components of Information Systems (note: add actors instructions bridg
Importance of MIS
A. How IS have affected every industry
1. Info systems exist to help people who work in a business to aceive the goals and objectives for that business
B. Five components of Information Systems (note: add actors instructions bridge in
Ch 5 Questions
Data modeling is a cooperative process between a business owner and an IT
person. They work together to to design a database. Data models represent relationships between diffe
ETHICS AND INFORMATION SECURITY
Ethics The principles and standards that guide our behavior toward other people
Information ethics Govern the ethical and moral issues arising from the development
and use of information technologies, as well as the creatio
THE BUSINESS BENEFITS OF HIGH-QUALITY INFORMATION
Information is everywhere in an organization
Employees must be able to obtain and analyze the many different levels, formats, and
granularities of organizational information to make decisions
MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Fact - The confirmation or validation of an event or object
Information age - The present time, during which infinite quantities of facts are widely
available to anyone who can use a computer
Examples of the power of busines
ELECTRONIC BUSINESS VALUE
Digital Darwinism Implies that organizations which cannot adapt to the new demands
placed on them for surviving in the information age are doomed to extinction
How can a company like Polaroid go bankrupt?
ELECTRONIC BUSINESS VALUE
1.What is digital Darwinism?
Implies that organizations that cannot adapt to the new demands placed on them for surviving in
the information age are doomed to extinction
2. What is the buying and selling of goods a
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