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module.1.session.2.robbins - BUSMIS 1060 Module 1:...

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Unformatted text preview: BUSMIS 1060 Module 1: Technology, Organizations, and Opportunities Session 2: Business Value of Information Systems Dr. Russ Robbins In this lecture we will discuss What organizations do What decisions and processes are What information systems are The difference between IS & IT People, Technology, and Information How IS can enable business Your plethora of experiences with IS A Necessary Symbiosis Symbiosis: any interdependent or mutually beneficial relationship between two persons, groups, etc. ( http://www.dictionary.com ) Organizations engage in two major activities Conducting processes Making decisions Nearly everything within an organization revolves around these two things Information Systems (IS) play a key role in both of these activities What do organizations do? Decisions What kinds of decisions do companies make? Processes what is a process? What kinds do companies execute? Nowwhat are the two things that are symbiotic? Lets take a process Your turn Quick Review What do organizations do? What is a decision? What is a process? What is the relationship between a decision and process? In your process, what were the decisions? Information Systems Information Systems are complex systems that provide opportunities for creating business value (or that can be areas of potential problems) IS Technology Information systems consist of: People Information (i.e. data) Technology...
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module.1.session.2.robbins - BUSMIS 1060 Module 1:...

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