MIS 6 (with Online, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card) / Edition 6 available in Paperback
Designed for today's students through the continuous feedback from students like you, MIS 6 delivers a visually appealing, succinct print component, tear-out review cards and the new 4LTR Press Online, the digital learning tool that includes an eBook and personalized study and assessment resources to accommodate your busy lifestyle. These include self quizzes, interactive flash cards, Study Bits, videos, games, and more - all at an affordable price and proven to enhance your learning experience and improve your grades. MIS Online allows easy exploration of the content anywhere - including on a smartphone. On the innovative Study Board, notes and Study Bits can be collected from throughout the product and students can use their own tags and filters to organize and personalize study for their goals and schedule. A "My Progress" function better helps them prepare for tests and quizzes. MIS 6 employs state-of-the-art coverage through numerous practical applications and offers emerging cases from the information systems field.
About the Author
Hossein Bidgoli, Ph.D., is professor of Management Information Systems at California State University. Dr. Bidgoli helped set up the first PC Lab in the United States and served as its first director. He is the author of 45 textbooks, 27 manuals and more than five dozen technical articles and papers on various aspects of computer applications, information systems and network security, e-commerce and decision support systems published and presented throughout the world. Dr. Bidgoli also serves as the editor-in-chief of THE HANDBOOK OF TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT, THE INTERNET ENCYCLOPEDIA, THE HANDBOOK OF INFORMATION SECURITY, THE HANDBOOK OF COMPUTER NETWORKS, and THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS. THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS was a recipient of one of the Library Journal's Best Reference Sources for 2002. THE INTERNET ENCYCLOPEDIA was a recipient of one of the PSP Awards (Professional and Scholarly Publishing), 2004, by Association of American Publishers.
Table of Contents
Part I: FUNDAMENTALS OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS. 1. Information Systems: An Overview. 2. Computers: The Machines Behind Computing. 3. Database Systems, Data Warehouses, and Data Marts. 4. Personal, Legal, Ethical, and Organizational Issues of Information Systems. 5. Protecting Information Resources. Part II: DATA COMMUNICATION, THE INTERNET, E-COMMERCE, AND GLOBAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS. 6. Data Communication: Delivering Information Anywhere and Anytime. 7. The Internet, Intranets, and Extranets. 8. E-Commerce. 9. Global Information Systems. Part III: IS DEVELOPMENT, ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS, MSS, AND EMERGING TRENDS. 10. Building Successful Information Systems. 11. Enterprise Systems. 12. Management Support Systems. 13. Intelligent Information Systems. 14. Emerging Trends, Technologies, and Applications.