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Those whose interests are positively or negatively impacted by the execution of or completion of the project
Those who provide financial resources towards the completion of the project.
Those who are responsible for the completion of project related work.
Which of the following is not a project?
planning a vacation
restoration of power after hurricane Irma
design and development of the new iPhone X
(T/F) A server is a computer that provides data or services to other computers via a network.
Which of the following is a problem where the scope of a project is never clearly defined?
Tuckman's Stages of Team Development
Forming, storming, norming, preforming, adjourning
(T/F) Data is sent over a network between computers in discrete chunks called windows.
(T/F) Scope leap in a project occurs frequently and is when new features or capabilities are incrementally added that were not part of the original scope.
The benefits of adhering to project management strategies helps...
Reduce risks, cut costs and improve success rates.
When you have a set of computers connected in such a way to hear each other's broadcasts it is called a
A Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) is a...
Description of tasks, numbered and arranged in layers of detail
Which of the following is not one of the reasons that a Gantt chart is important?
It keeps track of when one activity ends and another begins
It keeps track of target dates for completing critical tasks
It keeps track of work assignments
>>It keeps track of the risks in the project
Which of the following is not one of the steps or phases associated with project management?
Examples of server operating systems
Microsoft, Linux, Apache
Brook's Law states that
Adding more people to an already late project will make it later
Provides access to resources on a network such as various folders, files, printers and other network resources. An example would be Active directory.
Allows the use of multiple server instances across a smaller group of physical servers allowing for efficiencies in cooling, power, space, etc.
Serves up web pages and routes traffic through the web pages.
Inventories content spread out across the network so that when a user searches for content, it can quickly retrieve it. An example would be Google.
financial, accounting, HR, manufacturing
sales, customer support, marketing
design, engineering, research & development, prototyping
Which of the following is NOT a consequence of poor-coordination?
Increased cycle and lead times in the organization
>>Increased visibility across the processes within the organization
Increased inventory in the organization for contingencies
None of the above are consequences of poor-coordination
(t/f) Activities/Tasks and Events in a business process HAVE to be performed sequentially.
According to the Magal Chapter on "Organizations, Businsess Processes, and Information Systems," which of the following is NOT a problem associated with functional organizations?
lack of structure
what does Exclusive decision gateway do?
Indicates locations within a business process where the sequence flow can take one of two or more alternative paths.
(t/f) A business process is a set of one or more goal directed activities that may be accomplished in sequence and parallel.
(t/f) Split gateways have multiple incoming flows and a single outgoing flow while Join gateways have a single incoming flow and multiple outgoing flows.
Functions in a functional organization refers to
closely related set of tasks or activities
(t/f) A protocol family or protocol suite if when different protocols are used at different levels to handle specific tasks for communicating across the network. Examples are AppleTalk and TCP/IP.
As part of a portfolio of competent management practices, the use of KPI's can be used to focus
Which of the following is NOT true of the silo'ed organization?
>>The structure of a silo'ed organization is incredibly effective for communication and collaboration between functions.
Workers complete their tasks in their functional silo's.
Each silo has an information system that is optimized for the function performed by that function.
None of the above are true of a silo'ed organization
Which of the following is NOT a notation used for business processes
Event driven process chains
Providing managers with high quality information and data will help them address which obstacle to efficient practices?
Anything that works with a MAC address works at this layer such as network cards and switches.
Has to do with logical addressing such as IP addresses where devices like routers exist.
Makes sure that data is assembled and disassembled into individual packets and that these packets get to the other system in good order.
Makes sure that the data that is received across the network is present in a format that the end user applications can read
4 P's associated with traditional customer relationships
Product, price, place, promotion
Elements of the ER model
relationship, primary key, entities, attributes
Which of the following refers to the range of instances of an entity participating in a relationship
(t/f) According to the video, even if Google can't verify that a hard drive is 100% erased and cleaned they sell it to hard drive resellers.
The notation used in E-R diagrams for relationships between 2 entities is
crows foot notation
4 C's in the new paradigm of marketing
customer, cost, convenience, communication
(t/f) If 2 tables have a 1-M (one to many) relationship, the foreign key goes into the table on the many side in the one-to-many relationship.
(t/f) Data mining is the tailoring target messages to small slices of audiences or small segments of markets.
Which of the following statements is NOT true
In the new way of maintaining customer relationships, the company focusses on experiences that engage the customer.
In the new way of maintaining customer relationships, the company involves the consumer/user in the creation of the product or service.
>>In the old way of maintaining customer relationships, the company reaches out to peers of the consumers.
In the old way of maintaining customer relationships, the company shapes both the product and the message.
The majority fallacy involves assuming that
the majority is the target market
way to use data to drive growth for an organization
Products may be augmented to generate data
Physical assets may be digitize
Organizations may integrate their data
Organizations may trade their data
(t/f) A query/retrieval of data that is based on the primary key/identifier of an entity/table retrieves 2 or more rows from the associated table.
Principal data object about which data is collected
Optionality of the relationship between data objects
Range of the relationship between data objects
Characteristics of the data object
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