OMIS2000- Chapter Notes

Culture that values efficiency and effectiveness

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Unformatted text preview: 0 Final Exam Gahtan 5 - IT: computer hardware, software, data mgmt. tech, networking/telecommunications tech (Internet), involves issues such as hierarchy, functional specialties, culture, business processes, etc. Management IS (MIS) – deals w/ behavioural issues as well as technical issues surrounding the development, use, and impact of IS used by managers and employees in the firm Senior mgmt Middle mgmt Scientisits and knowledge workers Operational mgmt Production and service workers Data workers Internet – a global “network of networks” that uses universal standards to connect millions of different networks - It’s used to build strategies, intro new products, and services. It provides links to different networks w/in the firm. Intranets – internal corporate networks based on Internet technology Extranets – private intranets extended to authorized users outside the organization and firms use these for collaboration & other inter- organizational work www – a service provide by the internet that uses universally accepted standards for storing, retrieving, formatting, and displaying info in a page format on the internet Example of an excellent IS run business: UPS (pg. 17 – 19) IT infrastructure - Is what an organization uses as the foundation to build its IS Complementary assets aka organizational & mgmt. capital – assets required to derive value from a primary investment ex. to acquire value from automobiles means to invest in highways, gas stations, repair facilities, etc. OMIS 2000 Final Exam Gahtan Organizational assets Managerial assets Social assets 6 Supportive org. culture that values efficiency and effectiveness Appropriate business model Efficient business pr...
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2014 for the course OMIS 2000 taught by Professor Hk during the Fall '13 term at York University.

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