500 Week 5 Midterm Exam
Wal-Mart has thousands of suppliers to manage and is constantly looking for new
ones worldwide, they invested in a new __________ strategy.
of the following is an advantage of batch processing over online transaction
global sourcing strategy is designed:
of the following statements about virtualization is false?
number of hours an employee worked in a certain week is an example of:
would organizations use cloud computing during tough economic times? • Question
is the most cost-effective approach to managing fraud?
to 2002, what was the common perspective on infosec?
of the following is not one of the essential defenses against botnets and
majority of data breaches involve:
data and business operations involves all of the following efforts except:
how data and documents are transferred over a packet-switched network. In your
explanation, identify the format, protocol and transfer method. Compare and
contrast how data/documents are transferred to how voice is transferred over a
are three of the major data functions performed by a DBMS? Briefly explain the
and explain the four major steps in business performance management (BPM).
of the following statements about data warehousing is false?
a smart company involves each of the following except:
warehouses are designed as __________ systems, meaning that the data can be
queried and analyzed much more efficiently than online databases.
that collect data about employees and customers have the legal duty to
a general rule, in order to maximize earnings, companies invest in data
management technologies that increase:
security programs raises many ethical issues. Identify two of these ethical
capabilities support all of the following business objectives except:
functions of an IS are:
of the following is a characteristic of competitive advantage?
to Porter’s competitive forces model, there are five major forces in an
industry that affect the degree of competition. Those five forces impact:
of the following statements about mobile market opportunities is false?
networks were needed to transmit documents, voice, and video because:
of the following is not a characteristic of intranets?
is significant about 4G networks is that they do not have a __________, which
both 2G and 3G networks do have.
transmit __________, which carry voice or data between a sender and a receiver.
you send a file or e-mail message over a network, it is broken into smaller
blocks called __________ that follow different paths from the source to the