9780073230627

Management Information Systems for the Information Age with CD and MISource

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  • ISBN13:

    9780073230627

  • ISBN10:

    0073230626

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 12/9/2005
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin
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Summary

Chapters cover what instructors want students to know about MIS while Extended Learning Modules (XLMs) show students what they can do with MIS. A contemporary writing style and a wealth of examples engage students like no other MIS text. Arranged with chapter opening cases that highlight how an organization has successfully implemented many of the chapter's concepts and chapter closing cases that help students apply what they just learned gives students the hands-on knowledge that is applicable in both their personal and professional experiences.

Table of Contents

Chapter One:

The Information Age in Which you Live: Changing the Face of Business

Extended Learning Module A:

Computer Hardware and Software

Chapter Two:

Major Business Initiatives: Gaining Competitive Advantage with IT

Extended Learning Module B:

The World Wide Web and the Internet

Chapter Three:

Database and Data Warehouses: Building Business Intelligence

Extended Learning Module C:

Designing Databases and Entity-Relationship Diagramming

Chapter Four:

Decision Support and Artificial Intelligence: Brainpower for Your Business

Extended Learning Module D:

Decision Analysis with Spreadsheet Software

Chapter Five:

Electronic Commerce: Strategies for the New Economy

Extended Learning Module E:

Network Basics (on CD)

Chapter Six:

Systems Development: Phases, Tools, and Techniques

Extended Learning Module F:

Building a Web Page with HTML (on CD)

Chapter Seven:

Enterprise Infrastructure and Integration: Building the Dynamic Enterprise

Extended Learning Module G:

Object-Oriented Technologies (on CD)

Chapter Eight:

Protecting People and Information: Threats and Safeguards

Extended Learning Module H:

Computer Crime and Forensics

Chapter Nine:

Emerging Trends and Technologies: Business, People, and Technology Tomorrow

Extended Learning Module I:

Building an E-Portfolio

Extended Learning Module J:

Implementing a Database with Microsoft Access (on CD)

Extended Learning Module K:

Careers in Business (on CD)

Extended Learning Module L:

Building Web Sites with FrontPage (on CD)

Extended Learning Module M:

Programming in Excel with VBA (on CD)

Group Projects

Glossary

Notes

Photo Credits

Index

Rewards Program

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