MIS CLASS 17

MIS CLASS 17 - RJ Puntoni 3/19/08 MIS Professor Zack...

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RJ Puntoni 3/19/08 MIS Professor Zack Assignment for Class 17 1. What aspects of the system represent transaction processing? a. The manager entering the date b. Prospective employees entering answers to questions c. Point of sale transactions i. These are all representative of transaction processing because it is simply entering data into the computer. ii. The computer takes the data and interprets it, but the action of inputting the data is transaction processing 2. What aspects of the system represent a decision support system? a. The “up to the minute” sales forecasts b. The data on how past employees have answered interview questions c. The data on the specific day in the past, “Ex. The last 3 Tuesday school days” i. These are representative of a decision support system because the computer system provides the decision maker with information, a forecast, or a suggestion ii. Then, it is up to the decision maker on what to execute. 1.
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2008 for the course MIS 301 taught by Professor Zack during the Spring '08 term at Northeastern.

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MIS CLASS 17 - RJ Puntoni 3/19/08 MIS Professor Zack...

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