The Importance of MIS
"But Today, Theyre Not Enough.
Reliability, honesty, integrity good
Allroad Parts needs employees with:
Abstract reasoning skills
Systems thinking skills
Ch 7 Processes in Information Systems
Friday, July 22, 2016
Q1: What are the basic types of processes?
3 activities involved :
2-check customer credit
3-approve the special terms (sales)
The 2 types Structured/ Dynamic:
Ch 8 Social Media IS
Monday, July 25, 2016
Q1: What is Social Media Info System (SMIS)?
Social Media: use of IT people use to engage with others and network, it helps ppl
make communities, tribes or hives (data0
Social Media IS: supports mainly f
Ch6 The Cloud
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Q1 Why is the cloud the future for most organizations?
-elastic leasing if pooled computer resources
(leased computing resources, dynamically increased/decreased,
IS vs IT
Introduction to Business Analytics & Business Intelligence
First Step: Change Frequency to CD
Press and hold Power button.
Press C button then D button.
Virginia Tech HTM:
The Business of
Hospitality and Tourism Management
Careers in HTM
Industry Trends in HTM
Industry Engagement Opportunities in HTM
Clubs and Associations
Do YOU have wh
Introduction to Data Analytics & Business Intelligence
When taxes are raised on corporations, consumers and employees bear the burden
Similarly individual business owners do the same (example: when Salbadors rent went up as a
result of increased taxes for the landlord)
o Application problem
Ch5 Database Processing
Friday, July 15, 2016
Q1: What is the purpose of a database?
- Organize and to keep track of things
- Keep track of multiple things
- General Rule:
Single theme-store in a spreadsheet (best to use a spreadsheet like excel
Chapter 4 Hardware, Software
and Mobile Systems
.if we do a native app, we have to do iOS and an
Android version and maybe a Win 8 version.
AllRoad Parts would need to develop manufacturing
processes and systems.
Would need parts designs manufacturers a
Chapter 8 Social Media Information Systems
Q1: What is a social media information system (SMIS)?
Q2: How do SMIS advance organizational strategy?
Q3: How do SMIS increase social capital?
Q4: What roles do SMIS play in the hyper-social
Chapter 11 Information Systems Management
Q1: What are the functions and organization of the IS
Q2: How do organizations plan the use of IS?
Q3: What are the advantages and disadvantages of
Q4: What are your user r
Chapter 5 Database Processing
No, Drew, You Dont Know Anything About Creating
Sales database used to determine which parts to consider for 3D
If Addison and Drew depend on Lucas (or IT dept) to produce reports,
they will (a) wait a l
Chapter 10 Information Security Management
Q1: What is the goal of information systems security?
Q2: How big is the computer security problem?
Q3: How should you respond to security threats?
Q4: How should organizations respond to security
Chapter 9 Business Intelligence Systems
Data analysis, where you dont know the second question to
ask until you see the answer to the first one.
Tracking race competitors from each of event, and
having unbelievable success selling products to
Strategy and Information Systems
QI: How does organizational strategy determine information systems
Q2: What five forces determine industry structure?
Q3: How does analysis of industry structure determine competitive
Collaboration Information Systems
Q1: What are the two key characteristics of collaboration?
Q2: What are the three criteria for successful collaboration?
Q3: What are the four primary purposes of collaboration?
Q4: What are the
Chapter 7 Processes, Organizations, and
Q1: What are the basic types of processes?
Q2: How can information systems improve process quality?
Q3: How do CRM, ERP, and EAI support enterprise processes?
Q4: How do informati
Chapter 12 Development Processes
Q1: How are business processes, IS, and applications developed?
Q2: How do organizations use business process management (BPM)?
Q3: How is business process modeling notation (BPMN) used to model
Chapter 6 The Cloud
No, I mean 25 cents an hour . . . and probably less.
Using traditional, third-party hosting service whose servers not
Web hosting costs rising rapidly.
Lucas suggests using Web servers and databases in the cloud.
Policy Standards for a Good Tax (chapter 2)
Sandards of a good tax
o Sufficient to raise necessary gov revenues
o Convenient to administer
o Efficient in economic terms
o Fair to taxpayers required to pay
Measured by horizontal and vertical equi