Modern Systems Analysis and Design / Edition 6

Modern Systems Analysis and Design / Edition 6

by Jeffrey A. Hoffer, Joe Valacich, Joey George
     
 

The third edition of Modern Systems Analysis and Design investigates the very latest of systems analysis and design. Rather than looking strictly at the technological aspects, Hoffer, George and Valacich focus on the business perspective and the human, organizational and technical skills an information systems professional needs to be successful. See more details below

Overview

The third edition of Modern Systems Analysis and Design investigates the very latest of systems analysis and design. Rather than looking strictly at the technological aspects, Hoffer, George and Valacich focus on the business perspective and the human, organizational and technical skills an information systems professional needs to be successful. Chapter topics cover foundations for systems development, making the business case, analysis, design, implementation and maintenance, and advanced analysis and design methods. For information systems professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136088219
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/15/2010
Series:
Pearson Custom Business Resources Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
576
Sales rank:
1,262,709
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IFoundations for Systems Development1
1The Systems Development Environment9
2Succeeding as a Systems Analyst39
3Managing the Information Systems Project69
4Automated Tools for Systems Development107
Pt. IIMaking the Business Case149
5Identifying and Selecting Systems Development Projects157
6Initiating and Planning Systems Development Projects191
Pt. IIIAnalysis231
7Determining System Requirements239
8Structuring System Requirements: Process Modeling277
9Structuring System Requirements: Logic Modeling319
10Structuring System Requirements: Conceptual Data Modeling343
11Selecting the Best Alternative Design Strategy387
Pt. IVBlending Analysis and Design423
12Object-Oriented Analysis and Design433
13Rapid Application Development485
Pt. VLogical and Physical Design503
14Designing Forms and Reports513
15Designing Interfaces and Dialogues553
16Designing Databases: Logical Data Modeling599
17Designing Physical Files and Databases641
18Designing the Internals: Program and Process Design683
19Designing Distributed Systems727
Pt. VIImplementation and Maintenance753
20System Implementation763
21Maintaining Information Systems805
Glossary of Terms827
Glossary of Acronyms839
Index841
Credits855

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