Management Information Systems for the Information Age / Edition 9

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Overview

The Ninth Edition of Management Information Systems for the Information Age provides you the ultimate in flexibility to tailor content to the exact needs for your MIS or IT course. The nine chapters and thirteen Extended Learning Modules may be presented in logical sequence, or you may choose your own mix of technical topics and business/managerial topics.

Chapters cover what instructors want students to know about MIS while Extended Learning Modules (XLMs) show students what they can do with MIS. A contemporary writing style and a wealth of examples engage students in the content. Arranged with chapter opening cases that highlight how an organization has successfully implemented many of the chapter’s concepts and chapter closing cases that help students apply what they just learned gives students the hands-on knowledge that is applicable in both their personal and professional experiences.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780073376851
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 2/10/2012
  • Edition number: 9
  • Pages: 608
  • Sales rank: 35,613
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Stephen Haag is the Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Director of the MBA program in the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver. Prior to being Associate Dean, Stephen served as Chair of the Department of Information Technology and Electronic Commerce in the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver. Stephen holds a B.B.A. and M.B.A. from West Texas State University and a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Arlington. Stephen has been teaching in the classroom since 1982 and publishing books since 1984.

Stephen is the coauthor of numerous books including "Interactions: Teaching English as a Second Language" (with his mother and father), "Information Technology: Tomorrow's Advantage Today" (with Peter Keen), "Excelling in Finance," and more than 40 books within the "I-Series." He has also written numberous articles appearing in such journals as Communications of the ACM, Soio-Economic Planning Siences, the International Journal of Systems Science, Managerial and Decision Economics, Applied Economics, and the Australian Journal of Management.

Maeve Cummings is a professor of Information Systems at Pittsburg State University. She holds a B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Science and an M.B.A. from Pittsburg State, and a Ph.D. in Information Systems from the University of Texas at Arlington. She has published in various journals including the Journal of Global Information Management and the Journal of Computer Information Systems. She serves on various editorial boards and is a coauthor of two concepts books within the I-Series. Maeve has been teaching for 20 years and lives in Pittsburg, Kansas, with her husband, Slim.

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Table of Contents

Chapter One
The Information Age in Which You Live: Changing the Face of Business

Chapter Two
Major Business Initiatives: Gaining Competitive Advantage with IT

Chapter Three
Databases and Data Warehouse: Supporting the Analytics Driven Organization

Chapter Four
Analytics Decision, and Artificial Intelligence: Brainpower for Your Business

Chapter Five
Electronic Commerce: Strategies for the New Economy

Chapter Six
Systems Development: Phases, Tools, and Techniques

Chapter Seven
Cloud Computing, Metrics, and Business Continuity Planning: Building and Sustaining the Dynamic Enterprise

Chapter Eight
Protecting People and Information: Threats and Safeguards

Chapter Nine
Emerging Trends and Technologies: Business, People, and Technology Tomorrow

Projects
Group ProjectsElectronic Commerce Projects

Extended Learning Module A
Computer Hardware and Software

Extended Learning Module B
The World Wide Web and Internet

Extended Learning Module C
Designing Databases and Entity-Relationship Diagramming

Extended Learning Module D
(Office 2010 Version)Decision Analysis with Spreadsheet Software

Extended Learning Module E
Network Basics

Extended Learning Module F
Building a Web page with HTML

Extended Learning Module G
Object-Oriented Technologies

Extended Learning Module H
Computer Crime and Digital Forensics

Extended Learning Module I
Building an E-Portfolio

Extended Learning Module J
(Office 2010 Version)Implementing a Database with Microsoft Access

Extended Learning Module K
Careers in Business

Extended Learning Module L
Building Web Sites with FrontPage

Extended Learning Module M
Programming in Excel with VBA

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