Unformatted text preview: o Physical system= inputs, outputs, transformation, flow of physical resources o Conceptual System= data and information flows that represent the physical system, including feedback loop and control mechanism What is an information system? • Information= processed, transformed, elevated, enriched, organized data to be more valuable, useful • System= a group of components operating together to achieve a common objective within an environment (constraints) with a feedback mechanism • Information System= a set of interrelated component that collect, manipulate, store and disseminate data and information and provide a feedback mechanism to meet an objective...
View Full Document
- Summer '09
- Management, Cybernetics, general systems model, Physical system= inputs, Conceptual System= data