55210531-BTECH2305-Chap1Intro-to-Is

55210531-BTECH2305-Chap1Intro-to-Is - BTECH2305 INTRO TO IS...

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Introduction to Information System Chapter 1 Noris Ismail Faculty of Information and Communication Technology Tel : 603 8317 8833 (Ext 8408) [email protected] BTECH2305 INTRO TO IS
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INTRO TO INFORMATION SYSTEM 2 Principles and Learning Objectives The value of information is directly linked to how it helps decision makers achieve the organization’s goals Distinguish data from information and describe the characteristics used to evaluate the quality of data BTECH2305
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INTRO TO INFORMATION SYSTEM 3 Principles and Learning Objectives (continued) Knowing the potential impact of information systems and having the ability to put this knowledge to work can result in a successful personal career, organizations that reach their goals, and a society with a higher quality of life Identify the basic types of business information systems and discuss who uses them, how they are used, and what kinds of benefits they deliver BTECH2305
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INTRO TO INFORMATION SYSTEM 4 Principles and Learning Objectives (continued) System users, business managers, and information systems professionals must work together to build a successful information system Identify the major steps of the systems development process and state the goal of each BTECH2305
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INTRO TO INFORMATION SYSTEM 5 Principles and Learning Objectives (continued) • The use of information systems to add value to the organization can also give an organization a competitive advantage – Identify the value-added processes in the supply chain and describe the role of information systems within them – Identify some of the strategies employed to lower costs or improve service – Define the term competitive advantage and discuss how organizations are using information systems to gain such an advantage BTECH2305
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INTRO TO INFORMATION SYSTEM 6 Principles and Learning Objectives (continued) Information systems personnel are the key to unlocking the potential of any new or modified system Define the types of roles, functions, and careers available in information systems BTECH2305
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INTRO TO INFORMATION SYSTEM 7 Introduction Information system (IS) Set of interrelated components: collect, manipulate, disseminate/spread data and information Provide feedback to meet an objective Examples: ATMs, airline reservation systems, course reservation systems BTECH2305
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INTRO TO INFORMATION SYSTEM 8 Information Concepts: Data Versus Information Data: raw facts Alphanumeric, image, audio, and video Information Organized collection of facts Have value beyond the facts themselves BTECH2305
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INTRO TO INFORMATION SYSTEM 9 Figure 1.1: Defining and Organizing Relationships Among Data Creates Information BTECH2305 Data Vs Information
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INTRO TO INFORMATION SYSTEM 10 Figure 1.2: The Process of Transforming Data into Information Data Versus Information (continued) BTECH2305
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11 The Characteristics of Valuable Information Table 1.2: Characteristics of Valuable Information BTECH2305
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