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Business Information Systems
     

Business Information Systems

by Paul Beynon-Davies
 

ISBN-10: 023020368X

ISBN-13: 9780230203686

Pub. Date: 04/28/2009

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

A comprehensive but focussed introduction for business students to the application of IS in organisations, using a systems-theory approach, with extensive examples and case studies, including online videos. Terminology is admirably clear and topics are interconnected so that students get a sense of the whole, not a series of isolated issues.

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A comprehensive but focussed introduction for business students to the application of IS in organisations, using a systems-theory approach, with extensive examples and case studies, including online videos. Terminology is admirably clear and topics are interconnected so that students get a sense of the whole, not a series of isolated issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230203686
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
04/28/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Message to Students
Message to Lecturers
About the Book
Guided Tour of the Book

1. Introduction: The Domain of Business Information Systems

PART I: KEY CONCEPTS
2. Organisations and Systems
3. Data, Information and Knowledge
4. Information Systems and Organisational Infrastructure

PART II: UNDERSTANDING ICT
5. Communication Infrastructure
6. ICT Systems Infrastructure

PART III: APPLYING INFORMATION SYSTEMS TO BUSINESS
7. The Business Environment
8. Electronic Business, Electronic Commerce and Electronic Government
9. Assessing the Use and Impact of Information Systems

PART IV: MANAGING INFORMATION SYSTEMS IN BUSINESS
10. Planning, Strategy and Management
11. Services, Projects and Operations
12. Information Systems Development
13. Conclusion: Successful Informatics Practice

Case Studies
Bibliography
Glossary
Index

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