Management infoirmation system chapter 5 and 6


What are the advantages of developing a website using a tool such as Artisteer or Joomla? Are there any disadvantages. Explain?


Linux is a free and stable operating system, which is a great advantage. What are the disadvantages of adopting it?


Give three reasons why Linux has become a popular server operating system.


Define Software Piracy. How if affect the software industry. Mention several forms of Software piracy. What is function of BSA and SIIA.


Define a ready-made software. What are the main elements to consider when purchasing ready-made software for an organization?


What is multimedia? What are the different media in multimedia?

Give five examples of how this technology can be used in training, customer service, and education.


What is VoIP? If you were a business owner, what factors would you consider to be important in order to switch to VoIP for your phone system?


What risks to organizations does the growing use of networks pose?


Explain the most important types of networks. (LANs, MANs, WANs, and PANs)


What are the technical advantages of optical fibers over other communications media?


Would an astronomy observatory 20 miles away from a city or town likely be able to get DSL service? Why?


What is BPL? Why is the technology potentially available to almost every home?