Business and Information Systems / Edition 2

Business and Information Systems / Edition 2

by Robert C. Nickerson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130894966

ISBN-13: 9780130894960

Pub. Date: 07/28/2000

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This book takes the unique approach of combining both the fundamentals of information systems and technology with the essentials of business operation and management.

Early chapters offering business background provide readers with a solid foundation to then understand the need for and structure of information systems. A broad view of information systems

Overview

This book takes the unique approach of combining both the fundamentals of information systems and technology with the essentials of business operation and management.

Early chapters offering business background provide readers with a solid foundation to then understand the need for and structure of information systems. A broad view of information systems takes a look at individual, interorganizational, and international perspectives.

For effective business professionals looking to enhance their understanding of information systems, and the relationship this technology has to the operations and management of businesses today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130894960
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/28/2000
Edition description:
Subsequent
Pages:
494
Product dimensions:
8.98(w) x 9.42(h) x 0.97(d)

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION.

1. Information Systems in Business.

2. Business Fundamentals.

3. Information System Fundamentals.

II. INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY.

4. Information System Hardware.

5. Information System Software.

6. Information System Networks and the Internet.

7. Information System Data Management.

III. BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS.

8. Personal Productivity and Problem Solving.

9. Group Collaboration.

10. Business Operations.

11. Management Decision Making.

12. Electronic Commerce and the Strategic Impact of Information Systems.

IV. DEVELOPING AND MANAGING INFORMATION SYSTEMS.

13. Information System Development.

14. Managing Information Systems and Technology.

Glossary.

Photo Credits.

Acknowledgements.

Index.

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