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THE DIGITAL ORGANIZATIONTOPIC ONEINTRODUCTION TO‘DIGITALIZATION’AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS-What is an Information system?-How does it work-Why is it important?
LEARNING OBJECTIVESUnderstand the effects of information systems on business and theirrelationship to globalization.Explain why information systems are so essential in business today.Define an information system and describe its management, organization,and technology components.
DIGITAL REVOLUTION&KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY
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DIGITAL REVOLUTIONFoundations:Digitization of informationGeneralization of connectivityThe network effectsChanges the speed of information flow and how it is communicatedThe digital revolution transforms the functions of the company (finance,accounting, management control, marketing)
THE DIGITAL FIRMA digital company is an organization that uses Information andCommunication Technologies (ICTs) as a source of competitiveadvantage in its internal and external operations.Information technologies are reshaping the infrastructure and theoperations of the firm.We then talk about Information Management
INFORMATION MANAGEMENT:THE ROLE OF INFORMATION SYSTEM
INFORMATIONSYSTEMS? WHATIS IT?ANYTHOUGHTS ?
INFORMATIONVSDATARaw data from a supermarket checkout counter can be processed and organized to produce meaningful information, such asthe total unit sales of dish detergent or the total sales revenue from dish detergent for a specific store or sales territory.
WHAT IS AN INFORMATION SYSTEM ?An Information system isSet of interrelated componentsCollect, process, store, and distribute informationSupport decision making, coordination, and controlInformation vs. dataData are streams of raw facts.Information is data shaped into meaningful form.
An information system containsinformation about an organization andits surrounding environment.Three basic activitiesinput, processing,and outputproduce the informationorganizations need.Feedback is output returned to appropriatepeople or activities in the organizationto evaluate and refine the input.

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