Organizational dimension of IS structure different levels and specialties

Organizational dimension of is structure different

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1. Organizational dimension of IS structure: different levels and specialties hierarchy of authority, responsibility: Senior Middle Operational management, Knowledge service Data workers business process: Organization coordinate its work through its hierarchy and business process Culture : ways of doing things, part is embedded in IS.
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2. Management dimension Make decisions, formulate action plan and solve organizational problem Managers set organizational strategy for responding to business challenges In addition, managers must act creatively: Creation of new products and services Occasionally re-creating the organization
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Levels in a Firm Levels in a Firm
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IS & Decision Structure IS & Decision Structure
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3. Technology dimension IT is: Hardware: physical component Software: instruction control Hardware Data management technology Network and telecommunications technology Network: Hardware + Software link computers Internet: Network to provide services WWW: service to store retrieve information IT infrastructure: platform that the firm can built on its IS
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Business perspective on IS: IS instrument for creating value to firms Investments in IS result in superior returns: Increases productivity and revenue IS provides information that helps managers making better decisions and improve the execution of business process Value of IS
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Management Information Systems MIS Use of computer-based information systems in business firms Combines work of CS, management, and operating research toward developing system solutions to real word problems Concerned with behavioral issues of development, use and impact of IS main actors : Suppliers of hardware and software, Business firms, Managers and employees, Firm’s environment (legal, social, cultural context)
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