Chapter 15

Chapter 15 - Chapter 15 Thursday, December 02, 2010 6:42 PM...

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Managing Technology and Information Data: raw facts and figures - Information: knowledge gained from processing data - Information System: organized method for collecting, storing, and communicating information on operations - Chief Information Officer: executive responsible for directing information and operations - Information Systems Computer hardware - Computer software - Telecommunications and computer networks - Data resource management - Components of Information Systems Transaction processing system: record and process data from business transactions Process control system: monitor and control physical process EX: Alert on nuclear energy Operational support systems - Management information system (MIS): designed to produce reports Decision support system (DSS): support to managers Executive support system (ESS): overall detail of information Management support systems - Types of Information Systems The tangible elements of a computer system - The components that store and process data, perform calculations
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This note was uploaded on 05/05/2011 for the course BUS 100 taught by Professor Reeves during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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Chapter 15 - Chapter 15 Thursday, December 02, 2010 6:42 PM...

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