Management Information Systems for the Information Age with CD and MISource / Edition 6

Management Information Systems for the Information Age with CD and MISource / Edition 6

ISBN-10:
0073230626
ISBN-13:
9780073230627
Pub. Date:
12/09/2005
Publisher:
Irwin/McGraw-Hill

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Overview

Management Information Systems for the Information Age with CD and MISource / Edition 6

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 like no other MIS text. 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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780073230627
Publisher: Irwin/McGraw-Hill
Publication date: 12/09/2005
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 558
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range: 3 Months

About 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.

AmyPhillips is a professor in the Department of Information Technology and Electronic Commerce in the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver. Amy has a B.S. degree in Environmental Biology and a M.Ed. degree in Educational Technology. She has been teaching for more than 18 years: 5 years in public secondary education and 13 years in higher education. Amy has also been an integral part of both the academic and administrative functions within the higher education systems in Colorado and New Hampshire. Amy’s main concentration revolves around database driven Web sites focusing on dynamic Web content. She has just finished writing her first book, Internet Explorer 6.0 with Stephen Haag and James Perry. This book is part of the well-received I-Series from McGraw Hill.

Table of Contents


Chapter One:

The Information Age in Which you Live: Changing the Face of Business

Extended Learning Module A:

Computer Hardware and Software

Chapter Two:

Major Business Initiatives: Gaining Competitive Advantage with IT

Extended Learning Module B:

The World Wide Web and the Internet

Chapter Three:

Database and Data Warehouses: Building Business Intelligence

Extended Learning Module C:

Designing Databases and Entity-Relationship Diagramming

Chapter Four:

Decision Support and Artificial Intelligence: Brainpower for Your Business

Extended Learning Module D:

Decision Analysis with Spreadsheet Software

Chapter Five:

Electronic Commerce: Strategies for the New Economy

Extended Learning Module E:

Network Basics (on CD)

Chapter Six:

Systems Development: Phases, Tools, and Techniques

Extended Learning Module F:

Building a Web Page with HTML (on CD)

Chapter Seven:

Enterprise Infrastructure and Integration: Building the Dynamic Enterprise

Extended Learning Module G:

Object-Oriented Technologies (on CD)

Chapter Eight:

Protecting People and Information: Threats and Safeguards

Extended Learning Module H:

Computer Crime and Forensics

Chapter Nine:

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

Extended LearningModule I:

Building an E-Portfolio

Extended Learning Module J:

Implementing a Database with Microsoft Access (on CD)

Extended Learning Module K:

Careers in Business (on CD)

Extended Learning Module L:

Building Web Sites with FrontPage (on CD)

Extended Learning Module M:

Programming in Excel with VBA (on CD)

Group Projects

Glossary

Notes

Photo Credits

Index

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