Which level of decision making does the executive information system support? A) operational B) strategic C) tactical D) specific
The term ________ refers to tools that support strategic-level decision making for senior managers. A) executive information system B) transaction processing system C) accounting information system D) content management system
Why are distinctions between management and executive information systems difficult to make? A) The systems always have identical time horizons. B) The vast difference in the fields of application for these information systems renders any comparison between them inconsequential. C) The systems offer retrieval capabilities that people cannot customize to their decision making needs. D) The systems often have similar functionality.
Which of the following prevents the slowing down of an operational system? A) building a data warehouse B) housing all data on a common server C) running system queries simultaneously D) storing critical data on e-mail