You manage the IT department at a small startup Internet advertiser. You need to set up an inexpensive system that allows customers to see real-time statistics such as views and click-throughs about their current banner ads. Which type of system will most efficiently provide a solution?
B) Enterprise system
Which of the following is the greatest obstacle in enabling collaboration between employees at different, distant corporate locations?
C) Time zones
E) Corporate culture
Which of the following statements about collaboration is not true?
A) In business, a collaboration can last as little as a few minutes.
B) Business collaboration relies on the formation of teams that are assigned a specific task or goal.
C) Successful collaboration can be achieved through technology regardless of the organization's culture or structure.
D) One business benefit of collaboration is improved innovation.
E) Businesses need special systems for collaboration.
Which of the following tools would you use to evaluate and choose a collaboration tool for your organization?
A) Virtual meeting system
B) Cloud collaboration
C) IBM Notes
D) The collaboration matrix
E) The time/space collaboration and social tool matrix
Which of the following decisions requires knowledge based on collaboration and interaction?
A) How long will it take to manufacture this product?
B) Should we work with outside vendors on new products and services?
C) In which geographical locations are our products garnering the most sales?
D) Which product design is the most efficient for the user in terms of energy use?
E) How can we produce this product more cheaply?
Which of the following is not a business benefit of collaboration?
A) Improved quality
B) Improved financial performance
C) Improved customer service
D) Improved innovation
E) Improved compliance with government regulations
The principal liaison between the information systems groups and the rest of the organization is a(n):
B) information systems manager.
C) systems analyst.
A ________ is a senior manager who oversees the use of IT in the firm.
An information systems manager:
A) writes software instructions for computers.
B) acts as liaison between the information systems group and the rest of the organization.
C) translates business problems into information requirements.
D) manages data entry staff.
E) oversees the company's security policy.
The interaction between information technology and organizations is influenced:
A) solely by the decision making of middle and senior managers.
B) by the development of new information technologies.
C) by many factors, including structure, politics, culture, and environment.
D) by two main macroeconomic forces: capital and labor.
E) by the rate of growth of the organization.
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