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ISYS 363 Information Systems
Data
Information
Process
Knowledge
Raw facts
Collection of facts organized in such a way that they have va…
Set of logically related tasks performed to achieve a defined…
Awareness and understanding of a set of information and the w…
Data
Raw facts
Information
Collection of facts organized in such a way that they have va…
ISYS 2103 Business Information Systems
Information System
What does an Information System do?
What are the components of an Informat…
Information System
An integrated human-machine system that combines hardware, so…
Collects, processes, stores, and distributes information
Data, People, hardware, Telecommunications, Software
all the components and resources necessary to deliver informa…
Information System
An integrated human-machine system that combines hardware, so…
What does an Information System do?
Collects, processes, stores, and distributes information
22 terms
ISYS: Business Information Systems - Exam I
Which of the following statement is tr…
Which of the following statements is t…
A typical OS consists of control progr…
Which of the following is spreadsheet…
4GLs use macro codes that can take the place of several lines…
An inkjet printer is suitable for home users who have limited…
Supervisor.
Corel Quattro Pro
Which of the following statement is tr…
4GLs use macro codes that can take the place of several lines…
Which of the following statements is t…
An inkjet printer is suitable for home users who have limited…
67 terms
Information Systems (ISYS)
What is a Global Information System? (…
What is the first large scale interact…
Multinational Structure
International Structure
An information system that works across national borders, fac…
Airline Reservation Systems
Production, sales, and marketing are decentralized, and finan…
Operates much like a multinational corporation, but subsidiar…
What is a Global Information System? (…
An information system that works across national borders, fac…
What is the first large scale interact…
Airline Reservation Systems
17 terms
ISYS Chapter 1: Information Systems
Best Practice
Business Computer Hardware
Competency
Critical Thinking
A management process, technique, or method that is most effec…
The tangible or physical aspect of a computer like circuit bo…
The knowledge that enables a person to understand something.
A way of thinking that involves analysis and evaluation and i…
Best Practice
A management process, technique, or method that is most effec…
Business Computer Hardware
The tangible or physical aspect of a computer like circuit bo…
33 terms
ISYS 2103 Business Information Systems
Information System
What does an Information System do?
What are the components of an Informat…
Information System
An integrated human-machine system that combines hardware, so…
Collects, processes, stores, and distributes information
Data, People, hardware, Telecommunications, Software
all the components and resources necessary to deliver informa…
Information System
An integrated human-machine system that combines hardware, so…
What does an Information System do?
Collects, processes, stores, and distributes information
78 terms
ISYS 2103 Business Information Systems Test 3
Global Information Systems (GIS)
GIS Topics
Control
Coordination
An IS that works across national borders, facilitates communi…
1. Control... 2. Coordination... 3. Standardization ... 4. Network Fun…
consists of using managerial power to ensure adherence to the…
the process of managing interaction among activities in diffe…
Global Information Systems (GIS)
An IS that works across national borders, facilitates communi…
GIS Topics
1. Control... 2. Coordination... 3. Standardization ... 4. Network Fun…
145 terms
ISYS 204 intro to information systems
A business model describes how a compa…
The dimensions of information systems…
Business processes are those logically…
As a result of new public laws, accoun…
True
True
False
True
A business model describes how a compa…
True
The dimensions of information systems…
True
ISYS 2103 Business Information Systems Test 3
Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Phases of SDLC
Planning
Requirements Gathering and Analysis
known as the waterfall model; a series of well defined phases…
1. Planning... 2. Requirements Gathering and Analysis... 3. Design…
one of the most crucial phases of SDLC; the system designer m…
Analysts define the problem and generate alternatives for sol…
Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
known as the waterfall model; a series of well defined phases…
Phases of SDLC
1. Planning... 2. Requirements Gathering and Analysis... 3. Design…
12 terms
ISYS321 Business Information Systems Appendix A
arithmetic logic unit
control unit
Megahertz
Gigahertz
performs all arithmetic operations (for example, addition and…
interprets software instructions and literally tells the othe…
the number of millions of CPU cycles per second
the number of billions of CPU cycles per second
arithmetic logic unit
performs all arithmetic operations (for example, addition and…
control unit
interprets software instructions and literally tells the othe…
ISYS 2103 Business Information Systems Test 3
Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Phases of SDLC
Planning
Requirements Gathering and Analysis
known as the waterfall model; a series of well defined phases…
1. Planning... 2. Requirements Gathering and Analysis... 3. Design…
one of the most crucial phases of SDLC; the system designer m…
Analysts define the problem and generate alternatives for sol…
Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
known as the waterfall model; a series of well defined phases…
Phases of SDLC
1. Planning... 2. Requirements Gathering and Analysis... 3. Design…
ISYS: Business Information Systems - Exam I
Which of the following statement is tr…
Which of the following statements is t…
A typical OS consists of control progr…
Which of the following is spreadsheet…
4GLs use macro codes that can take the place of several lines…
An inkjet printer is suitable for home users who have limited…
Supervisor.
Corel Quattro Pro
Which of the following statement is tr…
4GLs use macro codes that can take the place of several lines…
Which of the following statements is t…
An inkjet printer is suitable for home users who have limited…
32 terms
ISYS 210: Ch 12: Information Systems in Business
Business Functions
5 Business Departments
Collaboration
Business
product, account, price, collaborating, research and design,…
accounting, production, research & development, HR, marketing
business departments need to communicate with one another thr…
organized entity designed to sell goods and/or services
Business Functions
product, account, price, collaborating, research and design,…
5 Business Departments
accounting, production, research & development, HR, marketing
ISYS 2103 Business Information Systems Test 3
Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Phases of SDLC
Planning
Requirements Gathering and Analysis
known as the waterfall model; a series of well defined phases…
1. Planning... 2. Requirements Gathering and Analysis... 3. Design…
one of the most crucial phases of SDLC; the system designer m…
Analysts define the problem and generate alternatives for sol…
Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
known as the waterfall model; a series of well defined phases…
Phases of SDLC
1. Planning... 2. Requirements Gathering and Analysis... 3. Design…
63 terms
ISYS 2103: Business Information Systems Eric Hatch Online Midterm
Information concept (inputs, processin…
Michael Porter's strategies... 1. Overall…
Michael Porter's Five Forces... 1. Buyer…
Transaction Processing System (TPS)
Inputs: send data and information to the computer (Ex. keyboa…
1. Companies can use information systems to reduce overall co…
analyzes an organization, its position in the marketplace, an…
focuses on data collection and processing; the major reason f…
Information concept (inputs, processin…
Inputs: send data and information to the computer (Ex. keyboa…
Michael Porter's strategies... 1. Overall…
1. Companies can use information systems to reduce overall co…
ISYS Final Exam Chapter 13: Intelligent Information Systems
Expert System
What-Is Analysis
What-If Analysis
Backward Chaining
-One of the most artificial intelligence-related technologies…
Commonly used in transaction-processing systems and managemen…
Used in decision support systems, decision makers use it to m…
Starts with the goal--the "then" part--then backtracks to fin…
Expert System
-One of the most artificial intelligence-related technologies…
What-Is Analysis
Commonly used in transaction-processing systems and managemen…
ISYS 209 Chapter 1 Business Information Systems in Your Career
What's new in Management Information S…
Internet and global communications hav…
Businesses invest in IT to achieve 6 i…
Operational Excellence
New technologies... Cloud computing / software as a service (Sa…
Drastic reduction of costs of operating and transacting on gl…
Operational excellence ... New products, services, and business…
Improved efficiency results in higher profits.... Information sy…
What's new in Management Information S…
New technologies... Cloud computing / software as a service (Sa…
Internet and global communications hav…
Drastic reduction of costs of operating and transacting on gl…
ISYS Final Exam Chapter 9: Global Information Systems
What is a global information system?
What are the different kinds of manage…
Operational Managerial Support
Tactical Managerial Support
-Information system that works across national borders... -Facil…
-Operational... -Tactical... -Strategic
Day-to-day activities
Concentrates on medium-range activities that move the organiz…
What is a global information system?
-Information system that works across national borders... -Facil…
What are the different kinds of manage…
-Operational... -Tactical... -Strategic
16 terms
ISYS321 Business Information Systems Chapter 1 personal
The Internet of Things (IoT)
machine to machine (M2M)
The core drivers of the information age
Data
a world where interconnected, Internet-enabled devices or "th…
devices that connect directly to other devices.
Data... Information... Business intelligence... Knowledge
raw facts that describe the characteristics of an event or ob…
The Internet of Things (IoT)
a world where interconnected, Internet-enabled devices or "th…
machine to machine (M2M)
devices that connect directly to other devices.
51 terms
ISYS 2103 Business Information Systems Hatch Final Fall 2016
Supply Chain Management Data Flow
Tangible Benefits
Intangible Benefits
Feasibility Studies (Economic, technic…
Product Flow ... Information Flow... Finance flow
benefits that can be quantified, especially in money
benefits that can not be measured in monetary terms
analyzes a proposed solution's feasibility and determines how…
Supply Chain Management Data Flow
Product Flow ... Information Flow... Finance flow
Tangible Benefits
benefits that can be quantified, especially in money
75 terms
ISYS 414 Chapter 7: Control and Accounting Information Systems
Threat
Exposure or Impact
likelihood
Preventive, Detective, Corrective
any potential adverse occurrence
the potential dollar loss from a threat
probability that a an adverse occurrence will occur
3 types of Internal Controls
Threat
any potential adverse occurrence
Exposure or Impact
the potential dollar loss from a threat
ISYS Final Exam Chapter 10: Building Successful Information Systems
What are the 4 phases of the system de…
What happens during the planning phase?
What must analysts examine during the…
What are the four W's
1. Planning... 2. Requirements-Gathering and Analysis... 3. Design…
-One of the most crucial phases ... -Must define the problem the…
-Organizations strategic goals... -How the system can support th…
-Why... -Who... -When... -What
What are the 4 phases of the system de…
1. Planning... 2. Requirements-Gathering and Analysis... 3. Design…
What happens during the planning phase?
-One of the most crucial phases ... -Must define the problem the…
Information Systems - Information Systems
information system
information system purpose
Information system components
expert systems
Any organized system for the collection, organization, storag…
Support operations, management and decision making through in…
Hardware, software, data, procedures, people, and feedback.
Computer systems that emulate the decision-making ability of…
information system
Any organized system for the collection, organization, storag…
information system purpose
Support operations, management and decision making through in…
ISYS CH7 information security
Acess control
Adware
Alien software
Anti-malware system
Controls that restrict unauthorised individuals frim using in…
Alien software designed to help pop-up advertisements appear…
Clandestine software that is installed on a computer through…
Software packages that attempt to identify and eliminate viru…
Acess control
Controls that restrict unauthorised individuals frim using in…
Adware
Alien software designed to help pop-up advertisements appear…
Information Systems
Information Technology
Information System
Communication; Business Processes; Dec…
Business Process
The hardware, software and media used to store, organize, ret…
An organized combination of hardware, software, infrastructur…
Use of Information in Organizations
A set of coordinated activities that lead to a specific goal…
Information Technology
The hardware, software and media used to store, organize, ret…
Information System
An organized combination of hardware, software, infrastructur…
21 terms
ISYS EXAM 3: 6.2 (Storing Information using a Relational Database Mgmt System)
database
database management system (DBMS)
2 primary tools for retrieving info fr…
query-by-example (QBE)
maintains info about various types of objects (inventory), ev…
creates, reads, updates and deletes data in a database while…
query-by-example (QBE); structured query language (SQL)
helps users graphically design the answer to a questions agai…
database
maintains info about various types of objects (inventory), ev…
database management system (DBMS)
creates, reads, updates and deletes data in a database while…
Information systems
AM radio waves
Atmosphere
Communication
Computer based communication systems
Amplitude modulated waves
The gaseous envelope surrounding the Earth
Interaction that transmits information between at least two a…
Used in faxes, bar codes, or digital recordings that transfor…
AM radio waves
Amplitude modulated waves
Atmosphere
The gaseous envelope surrounding the Earth
25 terms
Information Systems
Basic IS Blocks
DIKW
Computer technology
Communications technology
Data, Hardware, Software, & Networks
Data(gathering of parts)... Information(connecting of parts)... Kno…
Hardware & software... For processing and storing information
Voice & data networks... For transmitting information
Basic IS Blocks
Data, Hardware, Software, & Networks
DIKW
Data(gathering of parts)... Information(connecting of parts)... Kno…
41 terms
ISY 250 - Chapter 6: Information Gathering
Web Browser
Google Maps
White Pages
Public Tax Records
Googling or web searches on any _____ can reveal a plethora o…
Real Time access to street view can assist in blueprinting bu…
Lookup of people, places and numbers... -Names, Reverse Phone Lo…
Determine what businesses or people own buildings/locations.
Web Browser
Googling or web searches on any _____ can reveal a plethora o…
Google Maps
Real Time access to street view can assist in blueprinting bu…
34 terms
Managing Information Systems Chapter 8
Advertising Model
Brokerage Model
Business-to-Business (B2B)
Business-to-Consumer (B2C)
an extension of traditional advertising media, such as radio…
brings sellers and buyers together on the Web and collects co…
e-commerce involves electronic transactions between businesses.
companies sell directly to consumers.
Advertising Model
an extension of traditional advertising media, such as radio…
Brokerage Model
brings sellers and buyers together on the Web and collects co…
Information Systems Management
computer network
WAN
Via the Internet, private networks, an…
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet…
a collection of interlinked computers that can exchange infor…
collections of remote business campuses that use the Internet…
How are WANs connected
TCP/IP
computer network
a collection of interlinked computers that can exchange infor…
WAN
collections of remote business campuses that use the Internet…
20 terms
Information Systems
Electromagnetic spectrum
Parts of a wave
AM and FM radio waves
Total internal reflection
A type of energy used in communication technologies
AM = amplitude is change but frequency stays the same. FM= fr…
Happens when the angle of the light is greater than the criti…
Electromagnetic spectrum
A type of energy used in communication technologies
Parts of a wave
48 terms
ISYS 414 Chapter 8: Controls for Information Security
Security, Confidentiality, Privacy, Pr…
systems reliability
security
defense in depth
Classes of information systems controls that the Trust Servic…
the Trust Services Framework focuses on ________ ________ bec…
the foundation of Systems Reliability and therefore the most…
employ multiple layers of controls in order to avoid having a…
Security, Confidentiality, Privacy, Pr…
Classes of information systems controls that the Trust Servic…
systems reliability
the Trust Services Framework focuses on ________ ________ bec…
Information Systems
point of sales systems
vertical integration
operational effectiveness
strategic positioning
transaction processing systems that capture customer purchase…
when a single firm owns several layers in its value chain
performing the same tasks better than rivals perform them.
performing different tasks than rivals, or the same tasks in…
point of sales systems
transaction processing systems that capture customer purchase…
vertical integration
when a single firm owns several layers in its value chain
20 terms
Information Systems
Abstract Reasoning
systems thinking
Collaboration
Experimentation
The ability to make and manipulate models
The ability to model the components of the system, to connect…
The activity of two or more people working together to achiev…
Making a reasoned analysis of an opportunity, envisioning pot…
Abstract Reasoning
The ability to make and manipulate models
systems thinking
The ability to model the components of the system, to connect…
238 terms
Health Information: Information Systems
administrative
administrative
financial
human resources
The first information systems to be utilized in healthcare.
The data collected in these systems are mainly financial or a…
These systems monitor and control the financial aspects of th…
These systems track and manage people within the organization.
administrative
The first information systems to be utilized in healthcare.
administrative
The data collected in these systems are mainly financial or a…
119 terms
Information Systems
Most Popular Web Browser
in 2011, which of the following comput…
Information
Systems
Google Chrome
Watson from IBM
Data with some context that makes it useful
Components that allow information to be captured, stored, pro…
Most Popular Web Browser
Google Chrome
in 2011, which of the following comput…
Watson from IBM
44 terms
Information Systems
Information
Data
Information System
MIS
facts/data put into a meaningful and useful context
meaningless numbers, but can analyze to make useful, which is…
group of components that interact to produce information (ex:…
the development and use of information systems that help busi…
Information
facts/data put into a meaningful and useful context
Data
meaningless numbers, but can analyze to make useful, which is…
55 terms
Information systems
According to the guest speaker Mr. Sum…
Foreign exchange systems that allow tr…
______ enables business partners to se…
The knowledge base component must incl…
Programming
Transnational
Electronic data interchange
Heuristic knowledge
According to the guest speaker Mr. Sum…
Programming
Foreign exchange systems that allow tr…
Transnational
Information Systems
Hardware
Software
Data
People
Physical Devices
Programming to tell the Hardware what to do
Info Manipulated by the Software
Interacting with the Data or Automating the System
Hardware
Physical Devices
Software
Programming to tell the Hardware what to do
76 terms
Information Systems
Information Technology
Information System
Communication; Business Processes; Dec…
Business Process
The hardware, software and media used to store, organize, ret…
An organized combination of hardware, software, infrastructur…
Use of Information in Organizations
A set of coordinated activities that lead to a specific goal…
Information Technology
The hardware, software and media used to store, organize, ret…
Information System
An organized combination of hardware, software, infrastructur…
Information Systems - Systems Development
software prototyping
rapid application development (RAD)
computer-aided software engineering (C…
joint application design (JAD)
The activity of creating incomplete test versions of a softwa…
An alternative to the conventional waterfall model of softwar…
Software tools used to design and implement software that is…
A process used to collect business requirements while develop…
software prototyping
The activity of creating incomplete test versions of a softwa…
rapid application development (RAD)
An alternative to the conventional waterfall model of softwar…
Information Systems
Descriptive
Predictive
Prescriptive
Business Analytics Process
use of models to describe past/present phenomena based on his…
the analysis of historical trends in order to predict future…
use of models to determine the proper course of actions for o…
1. Input- data collection and processing... 2. Model- functions…
Descriptive
use of models to describe past/present phenomena based on his…
Predictive
the analysis of historical trends in order to predict future…
28 terms
Information Systems
Information Systems
Technology
Hardware, software, and data
Hardware
The study of complementary networks of hardware and software…
The application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes
The first three components of information systems and fall un…
The part of the information system you can touch. Examples: c…
Information Systems
The study of complementary networks of hardware and software…
Technology
The application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes
148 terms
Information Systems
Information Systems
Information Technology
1st Era of Globalization
2nd Era of Globalization
study of systems with a specific reference to information and…
the use of any computers, storage, networking and other physi…
(1492 - 1800)... spearheaded by countries - power to deploy
(1800-2000)... spearheaded by companies - decreased the cost of…
Information Systems
study of systems with a specific reference to information and…
Information Technology
the use of any computers, storage, networking and other physi…
25 terms
Information Systems
network interface card (NIC)
gigabyte
megabyte
kilobyte
A ____ enables your computer to connect to other computers or…
A ____ is approximately 1 billion bytes.
A ____ is approximately 1 million bytes.
A ____ is approximately 1,024 bytes.
network interface card (NIC)
A ____ enables your computer to connect to other computers or…
gigabyte
A ____ is approximately 1 billion bytes.
Information Systems - Operating Systems
operating system
computer operating systems
mobile operating system
mobile operating systems
Provides an interface between the user and the system, coordi…
Windows, OS X, Linux, and Chrome OS.
An operating system that operates a smartphone, tablet, PDA,…
Android, iOS, Windows Phone, and Blackberry.
operating system
Provides an interface between the user and the system, coordi…
computer operating systems
Windows, OS X, Linux, and Chrome OS.
68 terms
Information Systems
What is the difference between data an…
Business intelligence gives someone th…
In information systems, what is the di…
Which network system provides manageme…
Data is processed to get information
Collective information
Information is data that has been processed and formatted to…
Supply chain management
What is the difference between data an…
Data is processed to get information
Business intelligence gives someone th…
Collective information
107 terms
Business information systems
The I.S. concept
Personnel Information system
Logistics information system
Manufacturing information system
An organized combination of people that captures, stores, ret…
designed to provide information that helps decision makers in…
designed to reduce the cost of transporting materials
companies can reduce manufacturing costs, increase product qu…
The I.S. concept
An organized combination of people that captures, stores, ret…
Personnel Information system
designed to provide information that helps decision makers in…
40 terms
Information Systems
Automation
Automation System
Office Automation
Cell
the use of computers to make certain processes more efficient
the automatic operation or control of equipment, a process, o…
refers to the varied computer software and hardware used to d…
the intersection of a row and column in a spreadsheet
Automation
the use of computers to make certain processes more efficient
Automation System
the automatic operation or control of equipment, a process, o…
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