MIS Midterm Review Checklist

MIS Midterm Review Checklist - MIS Midterm Exam Review...

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MIS Midterm Exam Review Checklist - K1-IS in business - Project 1 – Pivot tables for analysis and decision making - K2 – Business processes & IS - BPM Readings - K7 – Business process management - ERP Reading - CRM & SCM Readings - Project 2: Using SQL for analysis and decision-making 1. Dee – Challenges and opportunities- Dee wants to make a blog. She is a marketing manager. She will not know how to set it up or work it. She needs and information system to support her blog. 2. Components of IS a. Know components- Computer HARDWARE, SOFTWARE, DATA, PROCEDURES, AND PEOPLE. b. Know examples, instances- Hardware= computer Software= Word Data= Words, Sentences Precedures- Methods to start program, Print it People= ME 3. Elements of MIS- Management information system a. Development and use- Development and use of Information systems that help business decisions achieve their goals and objects . b. IS- System of all 5 componets that produce information. c. Business goals and objectives- Information systems exist to help people who work in a business to achieve the goals and objectives of that business. -Not created to be modern or because everyone else has one. They are being developed for the wrong reasons. -Business needs 4. IS vs. IT (Info Systems vs. Info Technology
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-Information Technology-IT- Methods, inventions, standards, and products. Raw Technology (only includes Hardware, Software, and Data) -Information System-IS-System using all five compents that produce information. IT must be embedded into IS for it to be useful. 5. Ethics: Misdirected information use -Questions on if you read or receive email you are not supposed to and what you do once you have. 6. IS security (passwords, etc.), role and responsibility -Strong Password and using password etiquette(don’t give out password.) People are in charge of keeping a password safe, it is very important to be smart about your passwords. 7. What is this class about? -Using tools to accomplish a business purpose. Must be able to link business and technology. Concepts System- Group of components that interact to achieve some purpose. Information system - Group of components that interact to produce information. Hardware -Computer Software -Word Data- Sentences and Paragraphs People- Us Procedures- How to turn it on, How to print CBIS- Information system that includes a computer MIS- development and use of information systems that help business achieve their goals and objectives. IT – Methods, inventions, standards, and products. Raw tech. (Hardware, Software, and data)
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2011 for the course MIS 235 taught by Professor Sunrro during the Spring '08 term at Miami University.

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