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Management Information Systems Terms Test 1
Digital Systems
Problem
Decision
Purpose of Info systems
Computers and related devices that use the binary system (two…
any undesirable situation
arises when more than one solution to problem exists
TO HELP PEOPLE IN ORGANIZATIONS MAKE BETTER DECISIONS.
Digital Systems
Computers and related devices that use the binary system (two…
Problem
any undesirable situation
9 terms
Information Systems Lecture 14
Decision
Structured Decisions
Unstructured Decisions
Semi-structured Decisions
a choice among alternatives
decisions that are routine and reptitive, and often have well…
decisions that are novel and do not have a preexisting proced…
decisions that have some elements that are structured and oth…
Decision
a choice among alternatives
Structured Decisions
decisions that are routine and reptitive, and often have well…
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Management Information Systems
Types of decisions
Unstructured
Structured
Semi-structured
Unstructured, Structured, Semi-structured
Decision maker must provide judgment, evaluation, and insight…
Repetitive and routine; involve definite procedure for handli…
Only part of problem has clear-cut answer provided by accepte…
Types of decisions
Unstructured, Structured, Semi-structured
Unstructured
Decision maker must provide judgment, evaluation, and insight…
428 terms
WGU - Information Technology Management
MIS
Management Information Systems
Types of Information (3 types)
Data
Management Information Systems
coordinating information, people, technology
Data, Information, Business intelligence
basic facts, fairly meaningless out of context
MIS
Management Information Systems
Management Information Systems
coordinating information, people, technology
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Chapter 21, Management Information Systems
information overload
user friendly
management information systems (MIS)
data processing
The flood of data, text, and images that managers need to pro…
Software that is easy to learn and use.
A computerized system that transforms data into information m…
The capturing and storing of data.
information overload
The flood of data, text, and images that managers need to pro…
user friendly
Software that is easy to learn and use.
48 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 1
Management Information Systems (MIS)
Data
Information
Business Intelligence
deals with the planning for, development, management, and use…
Raw facts that describe a particular phenomenon such as the c…
Data that have a particular meaning within a specific context
Collective information - about your customers, your competito…
Management Information Systems (MIS)
deals with the planning for, development, management, and use…
Data
Raw facts that describe a particular phenomenon such as the c…
37 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 6
field
record
file
entity
a grouping of characters into a word, a group of words, or a…
a group of related fields
a group of records of the same type
a person, place, thing, or event on which we store and mainta…
field
a grouping of characters into a word, a group of words, or a…
record
a group of related fields
49 terms
Management Information Systems Test 3 Terms
HTTP
URL
IP address
HTML
a protocol that allows for the transfer and downloading of We…
unique address given to each Web site
a special numeric address that is given to each Web Site
helps developer create Web pages; focuses on display and dete…
HTTP
a protocol that allows for the transfer and downloading of We…
URL
unique address given to each Web site
14 terms
Managing Information Systems Chapter 11
Collaborative Filtering (CF)
Collaborative Planning, Forecasting, a…
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Customization
Collaborative filtering (CF) is a search for specific informa…
Collaborative planning, forecasting, and replenishment (CPFR)…
Customer relationship management (CRM) consists of the proces…
Customization allows customers to modify the standard offerin…
Collaborative Filtering (CF)
Collaborative filtering (CF) is a search for specific informa…
Collaborative Planning, Forecasting, a…
Collaborative planning, forecasting, and replenishment (CPFR)…
8 terms
Managing Information Systems Chapter 9
Global Information Systems (GIS)
Global Structure
International Structure
Multinational Corporation (MNC)
an information system that works across national borders, fac…
uses highly centralized information systems. Subsidiaries hav…
An organization with an _____ operates much like a multinatio…
a private organization with assets and operations in at least…
Global Information Systems (GIS)
an information system that works across national borders, fac…
Global Structure
uses highly centralized information systems. Subsidiaries hav…
Management system information exam
Machine cycle time is measured in
Clock speed
Moores law
The end of moored law is always how ma…
-mips (million instructkon per sec)... - nanoseconds... - picoseconds
Series of electronic pulses produced at a predetermined rate…
Hypotheses stating that transistors densities ( the # transis…
10 years
Machine cycle time is measured in
-mips (million instructkon per sec)... - nanoseconds... - picoseconds
Clock speed
Series of electronic pulses produced at a predetermined rate…
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Management Information Systems Chapter 4
accountability
carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)
computer abuse
computer crime
the mechanisms for assessing responsibility for decisions mad…
type of RSI in which pressure on the median nerve through the…
the commission of acts involving a computer that may not be i…
The commission of illegal acts through the use of a computer…
accountability
the mechanisms for assessing responsibility for decisions mad…
carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)
type of RSI in which pressure on the median nerve through the…
Chapter 1- Management Information Systems
Information age
Core drivers of the information age
Data
Information
The present time, during which infinite quantities of facts a…
Data, information, business intelligence, and knowledge
Raw facts that describe the characteristics of an event or ob…
Data converted into a meaningful and useful context
Information age
The present time, during which infinite quantities of facts a…
Core drivers of the information age
Data, information, business intelligence, and knowledge
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Management Information Systems (MIS)
Define what is meant by an MIS
Factors which lead to a good MIS
Accuracy and relevancy of the data
Provides information in an appropriate…
MIS (Management Information Systems) are organised collection…
Accuracy and relevancy of the data... Provides information in an…
Avoids information overload by not producing any information…
Managers need information provided in the easiest form for th…
Define what is meant by an MIS
MIS (Management Information Systems) are organised collection…
Factors which lead to a good MIS
Accuracy and relevancy of the data... Provides information in an…
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Introduction to Business Information Systems
A business information system (BIS)
Business Information System Components
Hardware
Software
is a group of interrelated components that work together to m…
Every information system has five basic components that are i…
Hardware is the physical equipment used by an information sys…
Software are the programs an information system uses to instr…
A business information system (BIS)
is a group of interrelated components that work together to m…
Business Information System Components
Every information system has five basic components that are i…
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Information Systems Ch 2
Chief Information Officer (CIO)
Customer Relationship Management Syste…
Electronic Commerce ... E-commerce
Enterprise Applications
Senior manager who oversees the use of information technology…
Provide information to coordinate all of the business process…
The part of e-business that deals with the buying and selling…
Systems that span functional areas, focus on executing busine…
Chief Information Officer (CIO)
Senior manager who oversees the use of information technology…
Customer Relationship Management Syste…
Provide information to coordinate all of the business process…
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Information Systems for healthcare management
Data
Database
Database software
Data file
collection of unprocessed items, which include text, numbers,…
data organized in a manner that allows access for retrieval,…
computer software designed o use to perform specific tasks th…
collection of related records stored on a storage medium such…
Data
collection of unprocessed items, which include text, numbers,…
Database
data organized in a manner that allows access for retrieval,…
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Management Unit 3 Information and Communication Systems
Apps
Brainstorming
Browser
Channel of communication
An abbreviation for application; a piece of software that can…
A group discussion technique that is used to generate as many…
A program that permits you to navigate and view Web pages
The means by which a message is conveyed
Apps
An abbreviation for application; a piece of software that can…
Brainstorming
A group discussion technique that is used to generate as many…
18 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 9
enterprise software
supply chain
just-in-time
bull whip effect
set of integrated modules for applications such as sales and…
network of organizations and business processes for procuring…
scheduling system for minimizing inventory by having componen…
distortion of information about the demand for a product as i…
enterprise software
set of integrated modules for applications such as sales and…
supply chain
network of organizations and business processes for procuring…
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management information systems ch 6-9
field
record
file
database
a grouping of characters into a word, a group of words, or a…
a group of related fields such as the student's name, the cou…
a group of records of the same type
a collection of data organized to serve many applications eff…
field
a grouping of characters into a word, a group of words, or a…
record
a group of related fields such as the student's name, the cou…
37 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 6
field
record
file
entity
a grouping of characters into a word, a group of words, or a…
a group of related fields
a group of records of the same type
a person, place, thing, or event on which we store and mainta…
field
a grouping of characters into a word, a group of words, or a…
record
a group of related fields
37 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 6
field
record
file
entity
a grouping of characters into a word, a group of words, or a…
a group of related fields
a group of records of the same type
a person, place, thing, or event on which we store and mainta…
field
a grouping of characters into a word, a group of words, or a…
record
a group of related fields
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Introduction to Information Systems (Rainer/Prince) Chapter 12
Business Intelligence (BI)
Corporate Performance Management (CPM)
Dashboard
Data Mining
A broad category of applications, technologies, and processes…
The area of business intelligence involved with monitoring an…
A BI application that proves rapid access to timely informati…
The process of searching for valuable business information in…
Business Intelligence (BI)
A broad category of applications, technologies, and processes…
Corporate Performance Management (CPM)
The area of business intelligence involved with monitoring an…
Information Systems in the 2010s - Chapter 1
What is an agile enterprise?
What is a business model?
Define an information system.
What are the 4 basic functions of an I…
An organization which has the ability to adapt rapidly
A method of doing business by which a company can generate sa…
A system that collect, processes, stores, analyzes and distri…
Input Output Processing Feedback
What is an agile enterprise?
An organization which has the ability to adapt rapidly
What is a business model?
A method of doing business by which a company can generate sa…
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Management, supervision, & decision making
management role
management principles
subordinate
performance review
common set of activities that make up an important part of a…
guidelines for the decisions and actions of managers
subject to the authority and control of another person
procedure that evaluates the work and accomplishment of an em…
management role
common set of activities that make up an important part of a…
management principles
guidelines for the decisions and actions of managers
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Management Information Systems Chapter 1 Vocabulary
computer literacy
information literacy
business intelligence
transaction processing systems
The knowledge of what a computer is and how it can be used. I…
Understanding the role of information in generating and using…
Applications and technologies that are used to gather, provid…
Process day to day business event data at the operational lev…
computer literacy
The knowledge of what a computer is and how it can be used. I…
information literacy
Understanding the role of information in generating and using…
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Information Systems - Information Systems
information system
information system purpose
Information system components
expert systems
Any organized system for the collection, organization, storag…
Support operations, management and decision making through in…
Hardware, software, data, procedures, people, and feedback.
Computer systems that emulate the decision-making ability of…
information system
Any organized system for the collection, organization, storag…
information system purpose
Support operations, management and decision making through in…
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Information Systems Management C724 Unit 2
Information Systems
Hardware
Software
Input devices
is to get useful information to the right people within an or…
refers to the physical IT devices (i.e., equipment) that are…
refers to pre-packaged sets of coded instructions that end-us…
mouse, keyboard, touchscreens, voice recognition, microphones…
Information Systems
is to get useful information to the right people within an or…
Hardware
refers to the physical IT devices (i.e., equipment) that are…
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Chapter 2 : Management, Supervision, and Decision Making
management role
management principles
subordinate
performance review
common set of activities that make up an important part of a…
fundamental guidelines for the decisions and actions of manag…
someone who is subject to the authority and control of anothe…
procedure that evaluates the work and accomplishment of an em…
management role
common set of activities that make up an important part of a…
management principles
fundamental guidelines for the decisions and actions of manag…
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Accounting Information Systems Chapter 1 (ACCT 371)
accounting information system (AIS)
automate
business value
certified information technology profe…
a system that records, processes, and reports on transactions…
the use of technology to replace human labor in automating bu…
items, events, and interactions that determine the financial…
identifies accountants, CPAs, with a broad range of technolog…
accounting information system (AIS)
a system that records, processes, and reports on transactions…
automate
the use of technology to replace human labor in automating bu…
Management Information Systems
Operation Management
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)…
Data-Driven Decision Making
Business Intelligence
The area of management concerned with the design, operation,…
An information system used to build customer relationships, e…
Decision making that draws on the billions of pieces of data…
The information managers use to make decisions, drawn from th…
Operation Management
The area of management concerned with the design, operation,…
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)…
An information system used to build customer relationships, e…
16 terms
Management Information Systems Chap. 5
Business intelligence (BI)
Corporate performance management (CPM)
Dashboard
Data mining
A broad category of applications, technologies, and processes…
The area of business intelligence involved with monitoring an…
A BI application that provides rapid access to timely informa…
The process of searching for valuable business information in…
Business intelligence (BI)
A broad category of applications, technologies, and processes…
Corporate performance management (CPM)
The area of business intelligence involved with monitoring an…
48 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 1
Management Information Systems (MIS)
Data
Information
Business Intelligence
deals with the planning for, development, management, and use…
Raw facts that describe a particular phenomenon such as the c…
Data that have a particular meaning within a specific context
Collective information - about your customers, your competito…
Management Information Systems (MIS)
deals with the planning for, development, management, and use…
Data
Raw facts that describe a particular phenomenon such as the c…
6 terms
Management Information Systems 09
Enterprise Resource Planning integrate…
benefits of ERP
IT departments can contribute to socia…
core ERP component are traditional com…
company wide decisions based on company wide information
enterprise-wide view can help reduce inventory, reduce lead t…
safe disposal, virtualization, smart cooling, alternative ene…
internal operations
Enterprise Resource Planning integrate…
company wide decisions based on company wide information
benefits of ERP
enterprise-wide view can help reduce inventory, reduce lead t…
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WGU Information Management and the Application of Technology - C468
Defined as the ability to recognize wh…
Term used to describe data that has be…
Focus on how to gather, process and tr…
Using the EHR to document care of a pa…
Information literacy
Information
Information science
Information systems
Defined as the ability to recognize wh…
Information literacy
Term used to describe data that has be…
Information
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Ch. 1-4 Management Information Systems
Business Model
Decision Support Systems
Digital Dashboards
Digital Firm
Describes how a company produces, delivers, and sells a produ…
Uses internal data but also combines it with external data to…
Are visual and easy to use, in order to provide information t…
Is one in which nearly all of the organization's significant…
Business Model
Describes how a company produces, delivers, and sells a produ…
Decision Support Systems
Uses internal data but also combines it with external data to…
13 terms
Chapter Twenty-One: Management Information Systems
Information overload
User-friendly
Management Information System (MIS)
Data processing
The flood of data, text, and images that managers need to pro…
Software that is easy to learn and use
A computerized system that transforms data into information m…
The capturing and storing of data
Information overload
The flood of data, text, and images that managers need to pro…
User-friendly
Software that is easy to learn and use
13 terms
Chapter 2 : Management, Supervision, and Decision Making
management role
management principles
subordinate
performance review
common set of activities that make up an important part of a…
fundamental guidelines for the decisions and actions of manag…
someone who is subject to the authority and control of anothe…
procedure that evaluates the work and accomplishment of an em…
management role
common set of activities that make up an important part of a…
management principles
fundamental guidelines for the decisions and actions of manag…
40 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 2
Inside+
Four basic business functions
Five basic business entities
Business processes
provided single point of entry to shared knowledge and assets…
- manufacturing and production... - sales and marketing... - financ…
- suppliers... - customers... - employees... - invoices / payments... - p…
- logically related set of tasks that define how specific bus…
Inside+
provided single point of entry to shared knowledge and assets…
Four basic business functions
- manufacturing and production... - sales and marketing... - financ…
50 terms
Management Information Systems
Digital Systems
Process
Data
Problem
Computers and related devices that use the binary system
the manipulation of data, usually with the goal of producing…
a given or fact
any undesirable situation
Digital Systems
Computers and related devices that use the binary system
Process
the manipulation of data, usually with the goal of producing…
49 terms
Fundamental of Information Systems, 7th Edition, CH. 1. Key terms
Information system (IS)
data
information
process
A set of interrelated components that collect, manipulate, st…
Raw facts, such as an employee number, total hours worked in…
a collection of facts organized and processed so that they ha…
a set of logically related tasks performed to achieve a defin…
Information system (IS)
A set of interrelated components that collect, manipulate, st…
data
Raw facts, such as an employee number, total hours worked in…
14 terms
Chapter 12: Rainer, R. K. Introduction to Information Systems, 6th Edition
business intelligence
corporate performance management (CPM)
dashboard
data mining
(BI) A broad category of applications, technologies, and proc…
The area of business intelligence involved with monitoring an…
A BI application that provides rapid access to timely informa…
The process of searching for valuable business information in…
business intelligence
(BI) A broad category of applications, technologies, and proc…
corporate performance management (CPM)
The area of business intelligence involved with monitoring an…
30 terms
Management Information Systems 01
What are the five components of an Inf…
What sort of people are involved in In…
Information systems need to be designe…
it is possible for a system to be well…
hardware, software, data, processes, and people
users, stakeholders, and developers
the people using them
people who do not have the appropriate skill set for the work…
What are the five components of an Inf…
hardware, software, data, processes, and people
What sort of people are involved in In…
users, stakeholders, and developers
222 terms
Accounting Information Systems Test 1
Controller
Treasurer
Chief Information Officer
Steering Committee
Top person over the accounting area
Reports to the controller; responsible for transactions contr…
Head of the I.T area
Help the information officer
Controller
Top person over the accounting area
Treasurer
Reports to the controller; responsible for transactions contr…
19 terms
Information Systems - Chapter 1
information system
user-generated content (UGC)
web 2.0
information technology (IT)
A system that brings together four critical components to col…
The content contributed to a system by its users
The second generation of web development that facilitates far…
The hardware, software, and telecommunications that comprise…
information system
A system that brings together four critical components to col…
user-generated content (UGC)
The content contributed to a system by its users
19 terms
Chapter 2 Management, Supervision, and Decision-Making
Management Role
Communicators
Relationship Builders
Decision Makers
A Common set of activities that make up an important part of…
Managers make sure important information is gathered, used ap…
Managers represent their organization and maintain effective…
Managers that are constantly on the lookout for new opportuni…
Management Role
A Common set of activities that make up an important part of…
Communicators
Managers make sure important information is gathered, used ap…
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E1 6 The purpose and management of the technology and information function
Information systems help to
Data
Information
Information flow
Plan... Control ... Aid decision making
facts or figures in a raw unprocessed format
data that has been processed to have meaning to the end user
Input raw data... Process - analysis... Output - reporting
Information systems help to
Plan... Control ... Aid decision making
Data
facts or figures in a raw unprocessed format
16 terms
Information Systems
Expert Systems
Knowledge Management Systems
Strategic information systems
Functional Business Systems
Knowledge-based systems that provide expert advise and act as…
Knowledge-Based Systems that support the creation, organizati…
Systems that support operations or management processes that…
Systems that support a variety of operational and managerial…
Expert Systems
Knowledge-based systems that provide expert advise and act as…
Knowledge Management Systems
Knowledge-Based Systems that support the creation, organizati…
20 terms
Management Information Systems Ch. 1
operations management
Customer relationship management (CRM)…
data driven decision making
business intelligence
design, operation, and improvement of systems and processes t…
build and maintain relationships and support all processes th…
draws on billions of pieces of data to reveal important trend…
all the information managers use to make decisions, and it ca…
operations management
design, operation, and improvement of systems and processes t…
Customer relationship management (CRM)…
build and maintain relationships and support all processes th…
13 terms
Chapter 13- communication and information technology
Data
information
Quality
timelessness
raw, unsummarized and unanalyzed facts
data that is organized in a meaningful fashion
the accuracy and reliability of available information affects…
the availability of real-time information that reflects curre…
Data
raw, unsummarized and unanalyzed facts
information
data that is organized in a meaningful fashion
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