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CHAPTER 2 Information Systems: Concepts and Management
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Chapter Outline 2.1 Types of Information Systems 2.2 Competitive Advantage and Strategic Information Systems 2.3 Why Are Information Systems Important to Organizations and Society? 2.4 Managing Information Resources
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Chapter Opening Case Upstream activities : exploration and production Downstream activities : refining, marketing, transportation, sales over $200 billion in sales employs 56,000 people in 180 countries 10,000 servers; handles a million e-mail messages every day has 3,500 people in its IT division Its Canadian corporate office is located in Mississauga, Ontario
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Basic Components of Information Systems Hardware Software A Database A Network Procedures People
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Information Systems Inside an Organization
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Information Technology Outside an Organization
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Information Systems Support for Organization Employees Office automation systems Functional area information systems Business intelligence systems Expert Systems Dashboards
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This note was uploaded on 11/28/2011 for the course FINANCE 101 taught by Professor Chan during the Spring '11 term at Aarhus Universitet.

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