Quiz 1 Fall 2011
Which of the following is a stocktickerDSS (decision support system) characteristic?
rely on existing data flow
are relatively inflexible
support the use of analysis tools
have little analytical capability
Systems that apply reasoning capabilities, knowledge and expertise within a specific domain, used
primarily to support knowledge workers are called:
Business intelligence systems.
Management information systems.
Executive digital dashboards.
Two information systems that support the entire organization are:
Enterprise resource planning systems, dashboards.
Transaction processing systems, office automation systems.
Enterprise resource planning systems, transaction processing systems.
Expert systems, office automation systems.
If stocktickerUPS is taking Dell computers at the loading dock, and then shipping them to Dell
customers, then Dell is practicing which of the following?
outsourcing Question 5
Better Company has a unique product, equipment that can be used to make telephone
calls linked to your regular telephone line, as well as being an internet appliance and a
television set. Which of the following business pressures would have the greatest effect on Better