Vernor Vinge listed four ways that could cause the Singularity. Three of which are: development of superhuman intelligent computers, awakening of superhuman intelligent computer networks, and intimate computer/human interfaces that enable superhuman intelligence in users. These three means are dependent on which of the following?
A. smarter…[Read more]
What was the main reason for integrating consumer identity management (CIDM) over enterprise identity management (EIDM)?
A. EIDM was too complex to maintain
B. CIDM could perform everything EIDM could
C. CIDM catered to managing consumer data
D. EIDM could not handle large quantities of consumer data
E. None of the above
What seems to be the biggest incentive for employees at Lyft?
A. flexible hours
B. constant income
C. high wages
D. all of the above
E. none of the above
For security, an Apple Watch will automatically pay only if which of these conditions hold?
A. If user confirms purchase
B. If device on user’s wrist
C. If Apple Watch detects a pulse
D. If user answers a security question
E. If user scan item
How does Google Chromecast work compared to typical streaming media?
a. They are the same
b. Chromecast takes the internet signal and passes it to the TV, while streaming media creates a wireless connection
c. Chromecast does not need internet, while streaming media does
d. Chromecast requires a physical connection to the computer/tablet/etc.…[Read more]
Which three situations did Dr. Joshua Pearce analyze to quantify the value of open hardware design?
A. individually, company-wide, entire markets
B. digitally, physically, psychologically
C. confidentiality, integrity, availability
D. Windows, OS X, Linux
E. medical, technical, militarily
According to the article, what was the ‘ultimate lesson’ to take away from Healthcare.gov?
A. Take incremental approaches
B. Hire better developers
C. Outsource the work
D. Don’t use waterfall development model
E. Don’t use agile software development
What year was Knowledge Management established as a discipline?
What is the predecessor of ERPs?
b. MRP/MRP II
What is ‘business legacy’ described as?
a. the history of the business
b. the inter-relatedness of business and information systems legacy that makes either Business or Systems Change a very complex process.
c. the traditions of the business that have existed since the beginning
d. the effects that the business has influenced since its…[Read more]
Which of these IS a variation of a Block Diagram?
b. State Change
d. Logic Flow (left to right)
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Generally, working in a large corporate setting guarantees which of the following:
a. financial stability
d. a & b
e. a & c
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