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Question for Discussion: Telecommunications, Networking and Data Resources
What is Internet2, and how does Internet2 relate to the present Internet? What is the importance of Internet2 developments Q12. Chapter 4
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of wireless communication, such as Bluetooth and wireless LANs, compared to wired communication. Using you knowledge and your personal crystal ball, will wireless communication become more or less important in the future? Why? Q13.

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Question for Discussion: Telecommunications, Networking and Data Resources
What is Internet2, and how does Internet2 relate to the present Internet? What is the importance of Internet2 developments Q12. Chapter 4
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of wireless communication, such as Bluetooth and wireless LANs, compared to wired communication. Using you knowledge and your personal crystal ball, will wireless communication become more or less important in the future? Why? Q13. Chapter 4
Cellular telephone service has certainly become more important vis-à-vis wired telephone service over the past decade. Will this trend continue? How will the trend toward cellular service be affected by other developments in telephony such as massive increases in bandwidth through fiber-optic technology and the wider use of telephony over the internet? Q14. Chapter 4
Explain why, given the benefits of coordinated integrated data architecture, some organizations still maintain multiple databases. How does master data management assist in the management of multiple databases? Q6. Chapter 5
 
Questions about Discussion the Information Management System
Given the rapid rate of change in both information technologies and business environments, do you believe that strategic IS planning efforts continued to be worthwhile for most organizations? Why or why not? Under what circumstances might they not be? Q7. Chapter 14
Do you believe that strategic advantages obtained by the effective use of IT are sustainable? Why? Q9. Chapter 14
How might a business manager’s role change if the benefits of proposed IT investments are exceedingly difficult to quantify? Q11. Chapter 14
What types of skills and experiences should be considered when choosing a person to fill a chief information officer (CIO) position? Why might these skills and experiences be weighted differently by different organizations or by the same organization at different times? Q1. Chapter 15