Experiencing MIS

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 12/28/2010
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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This modular text shows readers how businesses use-and need-information systems to accomplish their goals, objectives, and competitive strategy. The Importance of MIS; Business Processes, Information, and Information Systems; Organizational Strategy, Information Systems, and Competitive Advantage; Hardware and Software; Database Processing; Data Communication; Enterprise Systems; E-Commerce, Web 2.0, and Social Networking; Business Intelligence and Information Systems for Decision Making; Information Systems Development; Information Systems Management; Information Security Management Compiled in a modular and question-based format, this text explains to readers how information systems are used to solve business problems.

Table of Contents

Part 1: MIS and You
Chapter 1: The Importance of MIS
    CE 1: Improving Your Collaboration Skills
    CE 2: Using Collaboration Information Systems

Chapter 2: Business Processes, Information, and Information Systems
    CE 3: Information Systems and Decision Making
Chapter 3: Organizational Strategy, Information Systems, and Competitive Advantage
    CE 4: Knowledge Management and Expert Systems
Part 2: Information Technology
Chapter 4: Hardware and Software
    CE 5: Introduction to Microsoft Excel
    CE 6: Preparing a Computer Budget Using Excel

Chapter 5: Database Processing
    CE 7: Database Design
    CE 8: Using Microsoft Access
    CE 9: Using Excel and Access Together

Chapter 6: Data Communication
     CE 10: Remote, Nomadic, and Mobile Systems
Part 3: Using IS for Competitive Strategy
Chapter 7: Enterprise Systems
     CE 11: Functional Processes, Applications, and Systems
    CE 12: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems

Chapter 8: E-Commerce, Web 2.0, and Social Networking
     CE 13: Supply Chain Management
    CE 14: Processing Social Capital: Facebook, Twitter, and UGC

Chapter 9: Business Intelligence and Information Systems for Decision Making
     CE 15: Database Marketing
    CE 16: Reporting Systems and OLAP
    CE 17: Geographic Information Systems

Part 4: Information Systems Management
Chapter 10: Information Systems Development
     CE 18: Business Process Management
    CE 19: Systems Development Project Management

Chapter 11: Information Systems Management
     CE 20: Outsourcing
    CE 21: Financing and Accounting for IS Projects

Chapter 12: Information Security Management
     CE 22: International MIS

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