ISYS Practice 3

Flashcard maker : Lily Taylor
There are very few institutions that can protect ________ globally.
Intellectual property rights.
The U.S. CAN-SPAM Act of 2003:
requires spammers to identify themselves.
The process of sourcing goods and materials, negotiating with suppliers, paying for goods, and making delivery arrangements is called:
The term “( ) divide” refers to large disparities in access to computers and the internet among different social groups and different locations.
The limitation of trade secret protection for software is that it is difficult to prevent the ideas in the work from falling into the public domain when:
the software is widely distributed.
The use of computers to combine data from multiple sources and create electronic dossiers of detailed information on individuals is called:
The quality of ubiquity, as it relates to e-commerce, is illustrated by:
the availability of the internet everywhere and anytime.
The most common source of business system failure is:
data quality.
The integration of video, audio, and text marketing messages into a single marketing message and consumer experience describes which dimension of e-commerce technology?
The lowered cost of information storage, processing, and communication, along with the improvement of data quality, has resulted in which quality of e-commerce?
Information density
The P3P standard is concerned with:
blocking or limiting cookies.
The introduction of new information technology has a:
ripple effect raising new ethical, social, and political issues.
The large amount of data being collected today and its integration with multiple sources means there is a greater chance the data may be:
The system functionality of an e-commerce site are best described as the:
Information systems capabilities wanted.
The feature of political systems in which a body of laws is in place that permits individuals to recover the damages done to them by other actors systems, or organizations is referred to as:
The U.S. Department of Commerce developed a _______ framework in order to enable U.S. businesses to legally use personal data from EU countries.
The current generation of ERP systems does not work well with ________ architecture on legacy platforms.
The ethical “no free lunch” rule states that:
everything is owned by someone else, and that the creator wants compensation for this work
The Online Privacy Alliance:
encourages self-regulation to develop a set of privacy guidelines for its members
The practice of spamming has been growing because:
it is so inexpensive and can reach so many people.
The process in law-governed societies in which laws are known and understood and there is an ability to appeal to higher authorities to ensure that the laws are applied correctly is called:
Due process
The type of decision that can made by following a definite procedure is called a(n) _____ decision.
To automate routine tasks to help times search for and filter information for use in electronic commerce and supply chain management a firm would most likely use:
intelligent agents.
To get employees to do their task in a new way, managers must get them to shift their focus from achieving ( ) goals to organizational goals.
Transaction brokers:
save users money and time by processing online sales transactions
Information systems that are used for generating reports for mid-level managers are known as:
U.S. businesses are allowed to use personal data from EU counties if they:
develop equivalent privacy protection policies
Virtually all expert systems deal with problems of:
Virtual reality applications for the web use a standard called:
Virtual reality systems:
provide simulations of walking through or manipulating a three-dimensional model or programmed real-world environment
What legal mechanism protects the owners of intellectual property from having their work copied by others?
Patent protection.
What type of model asks what-if questions repeatedly to determine the impact on outcomes of changes in one or more factors?
Sensitivity analysis.
What are the two major types of knowledge management systems?
Enterprise-wide knowledge management systems and knowledge work systems.
Which U.S. act restricts the information the federal government can collect and regulates what they can do with the information?
Privacy Act of 1974.
When a cookies is created during a web site visit, it is stored:
on the visitor’s computer.
Why does improving a small, routine decision have business value for a company?
A single decision has business value when added with all the other decisions made in the company.
With the passage of the ( ), the U.S. government has gained access to vast databases of telephone and email records.
Patriot Act.
Which dimension of quality means that a decision is the result of a known process and can be appealed to a higher authority?
Due process.
Which dimension of quality means that a decision faithfully reflects the concerns and interest of affected parties?
Which dimension of quality means that a decision is the result of a known process and can be appealed to a higher authority?
Due process.
Which of the five moral dimensions of the information age do the central business activities of ChoicePoint raise
Information rights and obligations
Which of the five moral dimensions of the information age does spamming raise?
Quality of life.
Which of the following are types of intelligent techniques?
Expert systems.
Which of the following best illustrates the affiliate revenue model?
Epinions receives a fee after steering a customer to a participating Web site where he or she makes a purchase.
Which of the following best illustrates the sales revenue model?
Ebay receives a small fee from a seller if a seller is successful in selling an item
Which of the following best describes how new information systems result in legal gray areas?
They result in new situations that are not covered by old laws.
Which of the following business utilizes the content provider internet business model?
Which of following internet business model does use?
Which of the following is not one of the unique features of e-commerce technology?
Which of the following is not a recent development in e-commerce?
The music recording industry is disrupted as music creation and distribution become decentralized.
Which of the following statements about B2B commerce is not true?
B2B e-commerce represents approximately three-quarters of the overall B2B marketplace
Which of the following U.S. laws gives patients access to personal medical records and the right to authorize how this information can be used or disclosed?
Privacy Protection Act.
Which of the following was the leading advertising format in 2009?
Which of the following was the leading advertising format in 2009?
Which of the following would not be classified as a knowledge work system?
Digital asset management system.
Which type of information system uses data visualization technology to analyze and display data for planning and decision making in the form of digitized maps?
Which of the following is not one of the categories of services that are popular for m-commerce?
retail shopping.
Which type of information system uses data visualization technology to analyze and display data for planning and decision making in the form of digitized maps?
Which types of decisions are more prevalent at lower organizational levels?
Structured decisions.
Which systems support decision-marking by enabling users to extract useful information that was previously buried in large quantities of data?
Which systems help managers monitor and control the business by providing information on the time’s performance?
Working with a qualified outsourcing partner may give your IT staff the chance to _____ their skills and gain confidence.
_____ are not held liable for the messages they transmit.
Regulated common carriers.
( ) are an essential component of a knowledge work system.
Links to external knowledge bases. .
( ) decisions are most common at higher level of management.
( ) can be induced by tens of thousands of repetitions under low- impact loads.
Repetitive Stress injury.
__ collect and disseminate information about consumers to be used for credit evaluation and certain other purposes.
Credit reporting agencies.
_____ are designe to have a generalize capability tolean.
not Fuzzy logic systems.
_____ help media times store and manag unstructured digital data such as photographs, images, videos, and audio files.
Digital asset management systems.
You are planning the requirements for a site tracking and reporting web site. Which of the following irmation requirements would not be essential for this function?
Number of unique visitors.
To protect the accuracy of the data, ERP systems must embed ________, on data accuracy and make them available to organizations
policy not
Which of the following is a key problem in managing knowledge?
Locating knowledge not 15.3 16.4 48.10 53.11

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