Business Information: Systems and Strategies

Business Information: Systems and Strategies

By: Carol Cashmore (author), Richard Lyall (author)Paperback

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This book addresses the management and strategic issues of information systems rather than the technical issues. For students taking courses in management information systems, as well as managers wishing to update their knowledge on the subject, the text explains technical aspects where necessary and links information systems with other subjects such as marketing and accounting in order to provide a broad overview of the subject.

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Part 1 Overview: management information and information systems. Part 2 Information: what information does management require? the flow of data and information; the right management information system for the organization. Part 3 Techniques for providing information: databases; fast cycle systems; fast cycle data entry; networks and electronic data interchange; communications networks - standards, applications and techniques; expert systems. Part 4 Determination and implementing an information strategy: determining strategy information technology tactics; internal controls and security; fraud, theft and sabotage; influences and behaviour.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/03/1991
  • ISBN13: 9780135527122
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9780135527122
  • weight: 898
  • ISBN10: 0135527120

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