Unit 5
Applications and Effects

Conventional data processing - inputting and processing data in the form of facts and figures in order to produce operational or management information

Artificial intelligence

Turing test - consider two identical terminals in a room, one connected to a computer and the other operated remotely by a person. If someone using the two terminals is unable to tell which is connected to the computer and which is operated by the person, the computer can be credited with intelligence

Expert systems

Case study: ELSIE

Expert system shell