Fundamentals of Information Systems / Edition 1

Fundamentals of Information Systems / Edition 1

by Ralph M. Stair, George W. Reynolds
     
 

This new, shorter version of the successful Principles of Information Systems captures the authors' widely acclaimed "fundamentals" approach in a more manageable, 9-chapter format. Each chapter has been specifically written to cover the same business and technical topics with a minimum of extraneous details, to bring the focus back to the overarching principles of… See more details below

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This new, shorter version of the successful Principles of Information Systems captures the authors' widely acclaimed "fundamentals" approach in a more manageable, 9-chapter format. Each chapter has been specifically written to cover the same business and technical topics with a minimum of extraneous details, to bring the focus back to the overarching principles of using technology in business.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780619034160
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
04/28/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
384

Table of Contents

Part I: Information Systems in Perspective
Chapter 1: An Introduction to Information Systems in Organizations
Part II: Technology
Chapter 2: Hardware and Software
Chapter 3: Organizing Data and Information
Chapter 4: Telecommunications, the Internet, Intranets, and Extranets
Part III: Business Information Systems
Chapter 5: Electronic Commerce and Transaction Processing Systems
Chapter 6: Information and Decision Support Systems
Chapter 7: Specialized Business Information Systems: Artificial Intelligence, Expert Systems, and Virtual Reality Systems
Part IV: Systems Development and Social Issues
Chapter 8: Systems Development
Chapter 9: Information Systems in Business and Society:
Security, Privacy, and Ethical Issues in Information Systems and the Internet

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