Information Systems 2d Application Software
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_______ software has been developed to solve a particular problem or task
Software that is not protected by copywright and can be duplicated by anyone is called ______ _______ _______
Public Domain Software
_______ is copyrighted software that is distributed free of charge.
_______ is copyrighted software that is distributed free of charge, but pay a fee for continued use.
_______ is software that can be leased for a fee.
______ software is obtained illegally.
When you sign a contract not to make copies, it's called a ________ _______.
The exclusive legal right that prohibits copying without permission is called a _______.
This software performs generic tasks common to many industries or individuals and is always purchased (word-processing, presentations, spreadsheets, etc...)
Horizontal Application Software
This software performs task common to a specific industry. It may be purchased off the shelf, modified or developed from scratch.
(manufacturing systems, etc...)
Vertical Application Software
Name 3 types of Business Application Software
- TPS (Transaction Processing Systems)
- ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)
- ASP (Application Service Provider)
Information Systems that keep track of the transactions needed to conduct business are called ______.
TPS (Transaction Processing Systems)
________ is the term for purchasing all your business software in a single package.
ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning)
ERP is very _____, may not _____ all your business needs and all the _____ is on the purchaser.
______ is when you are leasing your business software over the internet.
The 5 jobs in Information Services are:
- Application Programmers
- Systems Programmers
- Computer Operations and Customer Support
- Network Control
Word processing, presentation graphics and data base programs are types of _______ ______ software.
A _____ is the intersection of a row and a column.
Columns are identified by _______.
Rows are identified by _______.
The address of each cell is the coordinates of the ____ and the _______.
Cells can contain:
- Special Characters
A _______ is a program that will automatically calculate the specified formulas.
Automatic __________ is when all affected cells are update by updating just one cell.
Most spreadsheet programs will automatically create ______ of the spreadsheet.
_______ ________ assists users in creating, editing formatting, printing and storing text material.
Inserting and Deleting Graphics
Copy and Paste
fall under the _______ category of Word Processing
Size and Font of the Text
spacing, margins, page number, headers and footers
Desk Top Publishing
fall under the ______ category of Word Processing.
_________ _______ allows users with very little graphics training to produce professional-looking slides, overheads, or prints to support their presentations.
examples: Harvard Graphics and PowerPoint.
_________ spreadsheets can link multiple spreadsheets together by formulas.
Updating one spreadsheet automatically updates another.
______ ______ Programs allow a user to add, delete, modify, sort and classify records in a ____ _____ (same words) without having to write a program
3 Types of Data Base Programs (DBMS) are:
- Data Entry Forms
_______ Language comes with the data base application and allows the user to write questions about the data
Data Entry Forms are ______ ______ that help you add, delete, or modify records
_______ are user defined screen displays.
______ are screen displays that help explain how to use the data base application that was created by the user.
True or False. A user needs to know a formal programming language to run data base programs.
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