Informations Systems Principles
Choose one answer. a. to reduce uncertainty and risks along the supply chain b. to decrease inventory levels c. to decrease cycle time d. to improve quality control Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question2 Marks: 1 BI search and text analytics are capabilities added to the BI infrastructure to accommodate: Choose one answer. a. customer data b. documents c. Web data d. unstructured data Correct Marks for this submission:
Marks: 1 Selling books, toys, computers, and most other products on the Internet reduce vendors’ selling costs by 20 to 40 percent. To what extent can those selling costs be further reduced? Choose one answer. a. Further reduction is difficult to achieve because the products must be delivered physically. b. Further reductions up to 75 percent can be achieved with the growth of wireless or mobile commerce. c. Minor reductions can be achieved with the growth of wireless or mobile commerce. d. Minor reductions can be achieved for firms with increased market share. Correct Marks for this submission:
Question4 Marks: 1 Because outsourcing transfers some of the enterprise’s internal processes and resources to outside vendors, outsourcing decisions involve all of the following issues except: Choose one answer. a. complex legal contracts b. payment schedules c. differentiation d. service-level agreements Incorrect Marks for this submission: 0/1. Question5 Marks: 1 E-commerce applications are supported by infrastructure and by each of the following support areas except: Choose one answer. a. People b. Public policy c. Marketing and advertisement d. Mobile devices Correct Marks for this submission:
Question6 Marks: 1 The production and operations management (POM) function in an organization is responsible for: Choose one answer. a. Records of all accounts to be paid and those owed by customers. b. The processes that transform inputs into useful outputs. c. Transaction records of all items sent or received, including returns. d. Reports on compliance with government regulations and taxes.