ISBN 9780070668362,Management Information Systems

Management Information Systems



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9780070668362

ISBN-10 0070668361


Edition 6th
Number of Pages 592 Pages
Language (English)

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A contemporary writing style and a wealth of examples will engage students. Chapters cover what instructors want students to know about MIS while Extended Learning Modules (XLMs) show students what they can do with MIS. The chapter opening cases highlight how an organization has successfully implemented many of the chapter's concepts, and the chapter closing cases help students apply what they just learned: this gives students the hands-on knowledge. Key Features New Extended Learning Modules L on using FrontPage to build websites and new Extended Learning Module M on programming in Excel with Visual Basic. New or updated case studies on industry and global perspectives that highlight with current trends. Updated or expanded coverage of numerous topics including all forms of outsourcing, Retained Features Career XLM shows why this course is important to each specific business major Updated cases to show the best and most interesting examples of IS Simple and approachable design; separates content between chapters and XLMs Nearly 85"Team Work" and "On Your Own" Projects Contains an abundance of assignments and exercises Features e-commerce and group projects Table of contents :- Chapter 1 The Information Age in Which You Live: Changing the Face of Business XLM A. Computer Hardware and Software Chapter 2 Major Business Initiatives: Gaining Competitive Advantage XLM B. The World Wide Web and the Internet Chapter 3 Databases and Data Warehouses: Building Business Intelligence XLM C. Designing Databases and Entity-Relationship Diagramming Chapter 4 Decision Support and Artificial Intelligence: Brainpower for Your Business XLM D. Decision Analysis with Spreadsheet Software Chapter 5 Electronic Commerce: Strategies for the New Economy XLM E. Network Basics Chapter 6 Systems Development: Phases, Tools, and Techniques XLM F. Building a Web Page with HTML Chapter 7 Enterprise Infrastructure and Integration: Building the Dynamic Enterprise XLM G. Object-Oriented Technologies Chapter 8 Protecting People and Information: Threats and Safeguards XLM H. Computer Crime and Forensics Chapter 9 Emerging Trends and Technologies: Business, People, and Technology Tomorrow XLM I. Building an E-Portfolio XLM J. Implementing a Database with Microsoft Access XLM K: Careers in Business XLM L: Building Web Sites with Microsoft FrontPage XLM M: Programming in Excel with VBA