The assignment first referred to auditors
because they have additional duties
Statutory (SEC, state stats)
IRS: note possible personal liability for
(note SOX and Dodd Frank)
Things get harder to manage, in part because of the increased level of human
Managing knowledge is very difficult.
Knowledge management is a process that allows organizations to generate value from
their knowledge based a
Information Security (Chapter 8)
Information security: set of protections put in place to safeguard information
systems and/or data from security threats such as unauthorized access, use,
disclosure, disruption, modification or destruction.
Top to botto
Enterprise information Systems
Personal vs. Enterprise Systems
Personal Info Systems would be Microsoft Word or Quickens
Enterprise Systems are IS that serve the needs of the org or parts of the orgs such as
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) applications
Information Based Business Processes
A process is a series of steps or tasks required to achieve a specific goal.
Business/organizational processes are series of processes or key activities.
Processes are not related to one functional are of the organizat
Chapter 9 Protecting the Confidentiality and Privacy of information
Privacy of information: is the confidentiality of the information collected by organizations
about individuals using their services. Ones ability to control information about oneself.
Management of Info Sys Chapter 4:
Strategic info sys: provide firms with competitive advantage (strategic advantage)
Strategic planning process: structured set of steps
Goal is to identify how the organization will use and manage their resources for
Network is a collection of interconnected devices that allow users and systems to
communicate and share resources.
Router is an intelligent device that controls the flow or transmission in and out of a
Strategic Positioning in Converging Technology MarketsThe Clyp Case
Discipline of Business Information Systems, Faculty of Economics & Business,
The University of Sydney
This case is set in the market for Internet telep
Database and Database Management Systems (DBMS)
A database is an organized collection of data
Relational database is the most dominant one. Can store different types of information
including text, numbers, documents, images and videos.
Databases are manag
Management of Information Systems
Chapter 1 Information (8 Pages)
Chapter 2 Information (16 Pages)
Chapter 4 Strategic IS (16 Pages)
Chapter 5 Decision making w/ IS (10 pages)
Chapter 6 Decision making w/ IS (14 Pages)
Chapter 11 Business Pr
Chapter 10 Developing Information Systems
Every project faces time, quality and cost problem (applies to all projects such as project
triangle, engineering triangle, design triangle)
There is a tradeoff between the 3 constraints
Time: How long will the
Performance of the Seller and Buyer
The obligation of the seller is to transfer and
deliver and that of the buyer is to accept and
pay in accordance with the contract.
Well . . .
(kind of like a ping pong game)
A review of liabilities
Signature (contract) liability: (remember
Transfer Warranties: automatic upon transfer
Made to a transferee for consideration only (not a
Made by a transfer
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information collected from users (each, a "User") of the www.techcloth.com website ("Site"). This
discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the www.techcloth.com website
Rebooting Norton Internet Security
Reset trial on products Norton AntiVirus 2014, Norton Internet Security 2014, Norton 360 2014
using NTR_2014 (Norton Trial Reset by george-w).
Do not use NTR_2014, when the anti-virus updates or scans your computer.
Chapter 6 Decision making Skills
Good decision making requires good information, skills, processes, and tools.
Decisions made by higher level management tend to be more complicated.
The more complex decision, the more skill needed.
Higher level decisions
Management of Info Systems Chapter 2 Notes
Hardware: storage devices, graphic drivers. Performs computation, stores the data and
software used to perform operations.
Software provides instructions that govern operation of a computerized system. Two
Aging technology systems; difficult to maintain. 6 legacy systems which were developed
at different point in time and supported a single program :
o Security threats such as stealing of personal information of cus
Harris Khan (905663699)
Cellular Inc. a leading mobile service provider, was formed in the south-east US in the early 2000s and rapidly
managed to obtain subscribers of over 50 million individuals. The company has an excellent rela
Case Summary Week 4 Harris Khan
CHEP, a leading provider of rental pallets in the US adopted RFID chips early in the market. The
RFID chips are used to capture accurate and well-timed item-level data, which is very crucial to
improve the pr
Introduction: Over the past decade and half, technology has taken a huge leap towards
innovation and has totally redefined how markets are operating today. From cell phones to high
definition TVs, we have witnessed some great new devices
Colorado Benefits Management Systems
Question 1: Identify and describe at least 4 key issues that have led to seven years of failure at
developing information systems in the State of Colorado. How could these problems have been