Week 4 DQ 2 - Systems(GPS known collectively as geospacial...

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A Digital Dashboard, also known as an executive dashboard or management cockpit is "A business intelligence system that provides rapid access to timely information and direct access to management reports" (Rainer & Turban, 2009, p. 288, Glossary). They were originally made for top executives (Rainer & Turban, 2009). Digital Dashboards have the following capabilities: drill down, critical success factors (CSFs), key performance indicators (KPIs), status access, trend analysis, ad-hoc analysis and exception reporting (Rainer & Turban, 2009). Global Information Systems (GIS) and Global Positioning
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Unformatted text preview: Systems (GPS) known collectively as geospacial technology, are being used to expand the information tool kit available to managers by allowing managers to know exactly where something is, and estimate the time that it will take to arrive (Rainer & Turban, 2009). This is true for both freight and employees. These systems are particularly useful for those involved in dispatch, such as ambulance or police services (Rainer & Turban, 2009). References Rainer, R.K., Jr., & Turban, E. (2009). Introduction to Information Systems (2nd Ed.). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons....
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