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(Drucker, 2012). An organization which is faced with the problem of quick decision can spend a lot of time and energy in doing so without IS. However, with IS, the managers have been able to come up with strategic plans and informed decisions which has ensured the growth of various organizations in different parts of the world. Through evaluation of various data, ISs are able to bring into being various conclusions concerning growths in economy and provides steps that should be taken by the company. ISs system are also important in providing planning solution to different companies in the world. In this regard, proper
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planning of the business cannot be conducted without good information systems. This can in turn ensure that the organization is able to rival other organizations in the market. With proper ISs, the organization can ensures that there is data control which will be important in ensuring safety as well as stability of the IS. Therefore, IS can be able to provide control to data and can give the information that is required by a company. Lastly, the organization employing the use of IS can avoid crisis that might emerge into their organization. Through the use of high IS, the organization can be able to analyze stocks and reminisce on the past performances and thus, prediction of future problems are easy (Laudon, 2016). Decision Support System (DSS) DSS can be described as various computer programs that are important in the analysis and decision making in company. DSS has a main purpose of presenting the information to clients in terms that they could easily understand. In this regard, it provides analysis to company’s data and thus, presenting it to the top notch managers who will have to come up with informed decisions. DSS employs the use of data summary, exceptions as well as patterns during the decision making process and it is not a must for DSS to provide information itself. In this case, it will be the work of the decision makers to come up with informed decision concerning the operation of the company (Dulisic & Silic, 2012). Electronic Records System (ERM)
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Similarly to DSS, Electronic Record Systems are computer programs that have been used in tracking and storing of information or records for a company. Its computer software
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