The testing process that focuses on individual computer programs is called _________________
The plan for unit testing, system testing, and acceptance testing is called __________
a test plan
Implementing a new system into an organization module by module is called a ____________.
The most bold and risky implementation strategy is the _______________ approach.
direct cutover strategy
The ___________________ is the most commonly used methodology for building information systems.
systems development life cycle (SDLC)
A/an ________________________ is a document provided to potential external vendors allowing the vendor to compete with a proposal.
request for proposal (RFP)
In the Girl Scouts case, they _______________ the project to Accenture and Hybris as opposed to building the system internally.
Given the variety of devices individuals use to visit websites (i.e., desktops, tablets, and smartphones), _____________ web design enables a website to change automatically to fit a device.
A(n) __________ app such as Kindle is specifically designed to run on a specific platform and device.
In a dataflow diagram (DFD), a(n) ___________ portrays the transformation of data.
In a dataflow diagram (DFD), a/an ___________ represent data stores.
A ___________ chart is a top-down chart that orients the project in terms of levels of design, and its relationship among levels.
An entire information system is broken down into its subsystems by using:
high-level data flow diagrams.
Object-oriented modeling is based on which concepts?
Class and inheritance
Which of the following is a correct characteristic of Object Oriented development?
It is more iterative and incremental.
Object-oriented development could potentially reduce the time and cost of writing software because:
objects are reusable
A systems building approach in which the system is developed as successive versions, each version reflecting requirements more accurately, is described to be ________.
The acronym CASE stands for _______________________, which provides software tools to automate the systems design process.
computer-aided software engineering
Flappy bird is (was) considered a ____________ because it has specific functionalities for mobile devices and accesses data through the Internet.
mobile web app
From the Girl Scout cookie case, the benefit of lowering increased sales is an example of a ______ benefit.
Which of the following is NOT a section in an information systems plan?
Business information needs
Which of the following is NOT defined in the management strategy section of an information systems plan?
Firm’s strategic plan
When a project is high risk and has the potential for high benefits, the company should categorize it as ________.
When systems are created rapidly, without a formal development methodology:
testing and documentation may be inadequate
In which type of systems building are the development stages organized so that tasks in one stage are completed before the tasks in the next stage begin?
In 2015, __________ million Americans purchased something online.
E-commerce began in ________ when Netscape earned their first online advertisement from a major corporation.
Among the eight unique features of e-commerce, which is related to the ability to interact with web technology everywhere?
Among the eight unique features of e-commerce, which is related to a consumer being engaged with an immersive multimedia experience?
The benefit of a consumer being able to look online to find a variety of different prices for the same product is called ___________________.
The benefit of a consumer being able to look online to determine the actual cost a business pays for products is called ________________
If two people are trading coins and one has far more knowledge about the hobby than the other, this is called _________________.
The San Francisco Giants sell tickets based on ____________, where the prices often change based on demand and other variables.
Which of the following businesses uses the content provider Internet business model?
Which of the following businesses uses the portal Internet business model?
Twitter and Facebook are both examples of the _____________ Internet Business Model.
Micropayment systems allow for high volume, low cost transactions. __________ is considered the largest micropayment system in the world.
Paying an online journal a monthly fee for access to its content is called the __________ model.
Sending customers to a website for a referral fee is called the _____________ model.
Businesses retailing products and services directly via the Internet to individual consumers best describes ________.
B2C electronic commerce
Which is eBay an example of?
C2C electronic commerce
Which of the following statements is FALSE regarding Pandora’s Internet business model?
Pandora attracted new users by allowing them to download music for free.
The social commerce feature that includes a stream of events to create a history for friends to view is/are called ______________.
The social commerce feature that enables a consumer to log into sites through Facebook is called a ___________________.
________ refers to the tracking of individuals on thousands of websites for the purpose of understanding their interests and intentions.
Which of the following is FALSE about Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)?
EDI is a larger firm using a secure website to link to its suppliers and other key business partners
Tools that record customer activities at websites and store them in a log for further analysis are called ________.
clickstream tracking tools
Kickstarter.com is a popular _______________ site where start-up companies’ ideas are presented to perspective investors.
________ services can tell you the price of a house you are looking at or about special exhibits at a museum you are passing.
Which is NOT one of the phases in the timeline for the development of an e-commerce presence?
The stage of the decision-making process where identifying and exploring potential solutions takes place is in the ____________ phase.
The quality dimension of the decision-making process that addresses the ability to articulate the solution is called the ____________ dimension.
The quality dimension of the decision-making process that addresses the resources of affected parties is called the __________ dimension.
Which of the following BEST describes a pivot table?
A spreadsheet tool that displays two or more dimensions of data in a convenient format.
Business intelligence (BI) differs from Business analytics (BA) because BA focuses more on ___________________________.
tools and techniques for analyzing data
Which is an essential component in the capability of GDSS to contribute to a collaborative environment?
Guarantees user anonymity
Stakeholder identification and analysis tools in a GDSS:
provide structured methods for evaluating ideas
__________________ reports allow users to enter several variables (i.e., region and date) to produce a decision making report.
______________ analytics has been used by companies like FedEx to determine the impact of price changes on sales.
Some healthcare facilities create maps to visually show where health risks like RSV are concentrated. This is an example of a ______________ information system.
The balanced scorecard method is based on __________ dimensions of a firm’s performance.
Which of the following is NOT a step in how case-based reasoning works?
The system asks the user additional questions to expand the database search
The purpose of a/an _________ system is to capture best practice solutions and program them into a set of rules in a software program.
________________ are unique because the technology is based on the human brain and focuses on pattern recognition from large data sets.
________________ work by creating a binary strings (e.g., 0s and 1s) to find optimal solutions based on a large number of possibilities.
Software programs that help with repetitive and predictable tasks (i.e., Apples Siri) are called a/an ___________________.
Organizations have institutional knowledge that needs to be stored, transferred, and applied as part of a _______________ strategy.
If a business doesn’t have a full time training staff, they can turn to MOOCs which stands for _____________________.
massive open online courses
Disney’s Epcot Center has ______________ systems that use interactive graphics software to simulate real-life experiences to both entertain and educate visitors.
Which of the following statements does NOT apply to how Procter & Gamble (P&G) used intelligent agent technology to make its supply chain more efficient?
The intelligent agents searched for information on the Internet.
Knowledge that already exists inside a firm in the form of formal reports or presentations is categorized as ________.
Knowledge that resides in the minds of employees that has NOT been documented is called ________.
A(n) ________ system has capabilities for classifying, organizing, and managing knowledge and making it available throughout the enterprise.
enterprise content management
Which of the following is a popular social bookmarking site?
Fuzzy logic, expert systems, and case-based reasoning are all _______ used with decision making.