1. Identify the major hardware components of a
2. Discuss strategic issues that link hardware
design to business strategy.
3. Describe the hierarchy of computers
according to power and their respective roles.
4. Differentiate t
1. Explain why it is critical that you protect your
2. Identify the various behavioral actions you
can take to protect your information assets.
3. Identify the various computerbased actions
1. Describe the problems that modern
information technology departments face.
2. Describe the key characteristics and
advantages of cloud computing.
3. Identify a use-case-scenario for each of the
four types of clouds.
4. Explain the ope
1. Discuss the major software issues that confront
2. Analyze the advantages and disadvantages of opensource software.
3. Differentiate between the two major types of
4. Describe the general functions of the oper
2. Adapting to the environment (Connect, Perform)
Use your understanding of how organizations adapt to the environment to complete the following
In an example of
boundary spanning , many companies lobby the U.S. federal government
through the U
1. Explain the potential value and the potential
limitations of artificial intelligence.
2. Provide examples of the benefits,
applications, and limitations of expert
3. Provide examples of the use of neural