Week 10 HW
Shopify is a web site with which aspiring or current entrepreneurs with existing
products can create their own online store, and quickly. The system makes it easy to
choose a stylish design and allows for full custom
1. Baggage handling systems handle many complicated transactions in order to deliver
customers bags as efciently as possible. The bags are rst tagged with bar codes at
check-in so the systems can track the status of the bags throughout the transportation
1. The UPS tracking system uses 3 activities in order to make their information system so
efcient: inputs, processing, and outputs. The inputs include the data that UPS collects in
order to accurately track the progress of the package. This includes the d
Should You Use Your Iphone For Work?!
1. Allowing employees use their own personalized smartphones for work activities can have
many advantages for the company and employee. One advantage is that it is less costly to
let the employee use her/his own mob
Facebook Privacy- Case Study Questions!
1) I believe people have the right to their Facebook information privacy to a certain extent.
When a person has a public Facebook account, they are giving their information away to the
world by their choice. On th
MGT INFO SYSTEMS EXCEL EXAM:!
1. What function would most appropriately accomplish the same thing as
2. Formulas are predened in Excel 2010.!
3. What is the typical sequence for creating a chart?!
MGMT Info Systems: Chapt 1 Notes!
Chapt 1: Information Systems in Global Business Today!
Disney uses info systems (technology) to increase revenue by calculating visitor capacity,
identifying gridlock, and launching activities to re-ow crowds. !
MGT Info Systems Chapt. 2 & 3 Notes !
Chapt 2: Global E-Business and Collaboration!
-unique way in which organizations coordinate work, knowledge, and info!
- business processes are tied to specic functional areas!
Review Summary: Chapt. 1 Quiz!
1. Info Systems on a global scale> internet has made globalization rise by reducing the costs
of producing, buying, and selling goods on a global scale. * New info system trends: mobile
digital platform, online software as
1. Should managers monitor employee e-mail and Internet usage? Why or why not?!
I believe that it is smart for managers to monitor their employees activities on the Internet while
they are at work. Employees are paid for their company work and not their p
Chapter 9 | Introduction to Internal Control Systems
Internal Control: describes the policies, plans, and procedures implemented by the
management of an organization to protect its assets, to ensure completeness of its
financial information, and to meet i
Management Information Systems
1. Name of Company: YouTube
a. Company Description: YouTube, a video-sharing website based in San
Bruno, California, is a subsidiary of Google, registered as a Limited
Liability Company. Yo
Management Info. Sytsems
Week 7 HW
Alexa Internet, Inc. was originally founded in 1996 as an independent company
but was later acquired by and now operates as a subsidiary of, Amazon Inc, 1999. The
company currently finds da
Management Info Systems
Week 8 Assignment
1. The first video, entitled What is CRM? is about implementing CRM into small
and traditional businesses. The video uses an animated character named Rex,
owner of a small cattle ran
Physical protection of assets: organization should protect inventory controls, document
controls, and cash controls.
Inventory controls: receiving report of inventory and issuance report that requires
Document controls: organizational documents
General Controls: ensure that (1) access to programs and data is granted only to
authorized users, (2) data and systems are protected from change, theft, or loss, and (3)
development of and changes to computer programs are authorized, tested, and approved
Chapter 12 | Special Topics in AISs
Audit: to audit is to examine and assure.
Internal Audit: involves employee compliance with policies, effectiveness of operations,
compliance with external laws and regulations, reliability of financial reports, and
Chapter 11 homework
Employees at TRW were able to get away with their crime because TRWs information
system lacked system controls. The employees were able to not only access all customer
files but were also able to alter each customers credit inform
Chapter 13 homework
When converting to a new system, establishing controls before converting data files is
essential. Establishing controls procedures safeguards assets, ensures the accuracy
and reliability of accounting data, promotes operating effi
MGT Info Systems Chapt. 4 Notes!
Carpal tunnel syndrome- occurs when median nerve running from the forearm to the palm
suddenly becomes pressed or squeezed.
Opt-in- Allowing permission by a customer to send merchandise, information, or other