Accounting Information Systems / Edition 11 available in Hardcover
As an accounting professional, you are expected to help organizations identify enterprise risks and provide quality assurance for the company's information systems. You can rely on ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 11E's clear presentation to help you understand the two issues most critical to accounting information systems in use today: enterprise systems and controls for maintaining those systems. ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 11E explores today's most intriguing accounting information systems (AIS) topics and details how these issues relate to business processes, information technology, strategic management, security, and internal controls. The authors focus on today's most important advancements, using a conversational tone rather than complex technical language to ensure you develop the solid foundation in AIS that you need to be successful.
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About the Author
Ulric J. (Joe) Gelinas, Jr., PhD, is Professor Emeritus at Bentley University, Waltham, Massachusetts. For PricewaterhouseCoopers, Dr. Gelinas developed and taught training programs for business processes, internal control, and IT audit. He was Senior Consultant for MIS Training Institute teaching courses in the IT Audit curriculum and taught in the University of Maastricht's International Executive Master of Finance and Control Program. Dr. Gelinas has also taught at the University of Tennessee and at Vesalius College, Vrije Universtiteit Brussel, in Brussels, Belgium. Dr. Gelinas has published articles on inter-organizational collaboration and coordination infrastructures, accounting information systems, use of technology in business education, technical communications, and information privacy. These articles have appeared in academic and practitioner journals, including the Journal of Information Systems, Issues in Accounting Education, IS Audit & Control Journal, Government Information Quarterly, Journal of Information Technology, International Journal of Technology Management, International Journal of IT Standards and Standardization Research, Journal of Information Systems Education, Technical Communications Quarterly, and IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication. In 2003, Dr. Gelinas received the Innovation in Auditing and Assurance Education Award from the American Accounting Association. He has made presentations and conducted workshops at the International Conference of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) and at ISACA's Computer Audit, Control, and Security (CACS) conferences as well as for other professional groups. Dr. Gelinas was a member of the U.S. expert panel that reviewed Control Objectives for Information and Related Technology (COBIT) and has conducted COBIT workshops throughout the world.
Richard (Rick) Dull, PhD, CPA/CFF, CISA, CFE, is the GoMart Professor in Accounting Information Systems, and Chair of the Department of Accounting at West Virginia University in Morgantown, West Virginia. Dr. Dull has also taught at Reykjavik University, Clemson University, Indiana University-Indianapolis, and High Point University. His professional experience includes application programming with a manufacturing firm as well as audit and information systems consulting experience with a national CPA firm. He was co-founder and partner in a CPA/consulting firm where he specialized in installation and support of accounting information systems. His work on a project involving cross-departmental integration of enterprise systems earned him a Microsoft Pinnacle Award for Excellence in Education as well as a Clemson University Board of Trustees Award for Faculty Excellence. Dr. Dull has been published in numerous academic and practitioner journals, including Journal of Information Systems, International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, Journal of Emerging Technologies in Accounting, Accounting Education: An International Journal, Issues in Accounting Education, Journal of Accountancy, CPA Journal, and Personal Financial Planning. He is a member of the American Accounting Association, American Institute of CPAs, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, AIS Educator Association, and ISACA. He has served on the AICPA's Assurance Services Executive Committee and as President of the American Accounting Association's Accounting Information Systems and Artificial Intelligence/Emerging Technologies sections. He recently served on the AICPA's BEC Subcommittee and as editor for Journal of Information Systems, associate editor for Accounting Education: An International Journal, and editorial advisor for the Journal of Accountancy.
Patrick Wheeler, PhD, CPA, CITP, is Associate Professor at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. He teaches accounting information systems at the graduate and undergraduate levels and has extensive training in databases and enterprise resource planning systems (SAP and Oracle Financials). Dr. Wheeler is a CPA with the Louisiana Society of CPAs and a Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP) with the American Institute of CPAs. His research focuses on behavioral issues in information systems, especially in regard to the impact of computerized decision aids on business decision making. His articles, published worldwide in numerous academic journals and magazines, can be found in The Accounting Review, Journal of Information Systems, Behavioral Research in Accounting, Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research, International Journal of Accounting Information Systems, International Journal of Disclosure and Governance, Studies in Managerial and Financial Accounting, Issues in Accounting Education, and Review of Accounting Information Systems. He received the 2007 Outstanding Research Paper Award and the 2007 Finalist Research Paper Award from the Information Systems (IS) section of the American Accounting Association (AAA). He won the Outstanding IS Dissertation Award at the 2001 AAA Annual Meeting and currently serves on the editorial review boards of the Journal of Information Systems and International Journal of Accounting Information Systems. He received the 2006 Outstanding Service Award from the AAA IS Section. Dr. Wheeler is active in the AAA at both the national and regional levels.
Mary Callahan Hill, Ph.D., is a Professor at Kennesaw State University. She received her B.B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles, her M.B.A. from The University of Southern California, and her Ph.D. The University of Georgia. Dr. Hill began her professional career at Exxon Chemical where she developed her interest in accounting information systems. Pursuing that interest, she obtained her next position as a consultant for Deloitte, Haskins & Sells, a national accounting firm, where she implemented accounting information systems for a variety of clients. She was a founding partner/owner of Strategic Consulting in Norcross, Georgia, where she implemented numerous accounting systems before pursuing a career in academia. Her experience supports her teaching and research interest in accounting information systems, internal control, data analytics, and technology in accounting education. Dr. Hill has developed and taught several accounting information systems and data analytics courses. She has been published in numerous academic and practitioner journals, including the Journal of Information Systems, Auditing: A Journal of Theory and Practice, Issues in Accounting Education, Advances in Accounting Behavioral Research, Advances in Accounting Education, Academy of Educational Leadership Journal, the CPA Journal, and Internal Auditing. Dr. Hill has been a member of the American Accounting Association, American Institute of CPAs, and the AIS Educator Association. She served the AIS Educator Association as a board member and was president of the association in 2007.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Accounting Information Systems. 2. Enterprise Systems. 3. Electronic Business (E-Business) Systems. 4. Documenting Information Systems. 5. Database Management Systems. 6. Relational Databases and SQL. 7. Controlling Information Systems: Introduction to Enterprise Risk Management and Internal Control. 8. Controlling Information Systems: Introduction to Pervasive Controls. 9. Controlling Information Systems: Business Process and Application Controls. 10. The Order Entry/Sales (OE/S) Process. 11. The Billing/Accounts Receivable/Cash Receipts (B/AR/CR) Process. 12. The Purchasing Process. 13. The Accounts Payable/Cash Disbursements (AP/CD) Process. 14. The Human Resources (HR) Management and Payroll Processes. 15. Integrated Production Processes (IPP). 16. The General Ledger and Business Reporting (GL/BR) Process. 17. Acquiring and Implementing Accounting Information Systems.