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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
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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 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
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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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Bus 460-management infor systems
6 major strategic objectives /reasons…
enterprise systems (bus system)... hệ thố…
supply chain management (SCM)... (Hệ thốn…
customer relationship mgmt (CRM)... (quản…
1. operational excellence... 2. new products, services, and bus…
_collect data from different firm functions and stores data i…
_manage firm's relationships with supplier... _share infor about…
_provide infor to coordinate all of the bus processes that de…
6 major strategic objectives /reasons…
1. operational excellence... 2. new products, services, and bus…
enterprise systems (bus system)... hệ thố…
_collect data from different firm functions and stores data i…
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…
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Information Systems For Healthcare Management
EHR
EMR
HIT
HIE
(Electronic Health Records) Full set of clinical information…
Electronic Medical Records
Health Information Technology
Health Information Exchange
EHR
(Electronic Health Records) Full set of clinical information…
EMR
Electronic Medical Records
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Management Information Systems
Common Problem: Inefficient manual pro…
most common form of IT-enabled organiz…
Business process redesign
Automation
- Solutions: Enterprise suite to centralize data management a…
automation
- Analyze, simplify, and redesign business processes... - Reorga…
- Increases efficiency... - Replaces manual tasks
Common Problem: Inefficient manual pro…
- Solutions: Enterprise suite to centralize data management a…
most common form of IT-enabled organiz…
automation
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Management Information Systems Chapter 2
Distribution Chain
Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Supply Chain Management System
Just-in-Time (JIT)
The path a product or service follows from the originator of…
Tracks inventory and information among business processes and…
An IT system that supports supply chain management activities…
A method for producing or delivering a product or service jus…
Distribution Chain
The path a product or service follows from the originator of…
Supply Chain Management (SCM)
Tracks inventory and information among business processes and…
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 Review
Management information systems (MIS)
3 key resources of Management informat…
How people can use information technol…
Data >Process Transformation>Information
Helping people perform all tasks related to information proce…
Information... People... Technology
Achieve a competitive advantage... Do things cheaper and faster…
Data >Process Transformation>Information
Management information systems (MIS)
Helping people perform all tasks related to information proce…
3 key resources of Management informat…
Information... People... Technology
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Management of Information Security Notes Chapter 2 -- Planning for Security
attack
owners
safeguards
Resource management by executing appro…
An act or event that exploits a vulnerability is known as a(n…
Data ____________________ are responsible for the security an…
Controls or ____________________ are used to protect informat…
The basic outcomes of information security governance should…
attack
An act or event that exploits a vulnerability is known as a(n…
owners
Data ____________________ are responsible for the security an…
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Management Information Systems Chapter 2
Four basic business functions
Business
Five basic business entities
Business processes
- manufacturing and production... - sales and marketing... - financ…
formal organization that makes products or provides a service…
- suppliers... - customers... - employees... - invoices / payments... - p…
- logically related set of tasks that define how specific bus…
Four basic business functions
- manufacturing and production... - sales and marketing... - financ…
Business
formal organization that makes products or provides a service…
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Management Information Systems Chapter 8
digital certificate
disaster recovery planning
distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) a…
downtime
an attachment to an electronic message to verify the identity…
Planning for the restoration of computing and communications…
numerous computers inundating and overwhelming a network from…
Period of time in which an information system is not operatio…
digital certificate
an attachment to an electronic message to verify the identity…
disaster recovery planning
Planning for the restoration of computing and communications…
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Management Information Systems Exam 2
Supply chain management
Enterprise resource planning
customer relations management
consumer demand
SCM stands for what?
ERP stands for what?
CRM stands for what?
The whole supply chain is driven by what? (cd)
Supply chain management
SCM stands for what?
Enterprise resource planning
ERP stands for what?
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
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…
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Information Technology Project Management CH 5 6ed
analogy approach
bottom-up approach
decomposition
deliverable
creating a WBS by using a similar project's WBS as a starting…
creating a WBS by having team members identify as many specif…
subdividing project deliverables into smaller pieces
a product, such as a report or segment of software code, prod…
analogy approach
creating a WBS by using a similar project's WBS as a starting…
bottom-up approach
creating a WBS by having team members identify as many specif…
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Management Information Systems: Chapter Five Vocabulary.
financial management systm
eXtensible business reporting language…
human capital management (HCM)
human resources management (HRM) system
enterprise information system that supports financial account…
part of the XML family of standardized languages specialized…
encompasses all the activities & information systems related…
typically the heart of the HCM system; tracks each employee's…
financial management systm
enterprise information system that supports financial account…
eXtensible business reporting language…
part of the XML family of standardized languages specialized…
612 terms
WGU - Information Systems Management - DAC1
business process
workflow
business process reengineering (BPR)
fact
A standardized set of activities that accomplish a specific t…
Defines all the steps or business rules, from beginning to en…
The analysis and redesign of workflow within and between ente…
The confirmation or validation of an event or object.
business process
A standardized set of activities that accomplish a specific t…
workflow
Defines all the steps or business rules, from beginning to en…
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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
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Management Information Systems, Chapter 1
Application(app)
Business Intelligence Systems(BI)
Computer Based Information System(CBIS)
Dashboards
A computer program designed to support a specific task or bus…
Provide computer based support for complex, non routine decis…
An information system that uses computer technology to perfor…
A special form of IS that support all managers of the organiz…
Application(app)
A computer program designed to support a specific task or bus…
Business Intelligence Systems(BI)
Provide computer based support for complex, non routine decis…
Management Final Chapters 1 - 6
Management
Planning
Organizing
Implementing
The process of accomplishing the goals of an organization thr…
Analyzing information and making decisions about what needs t…
Determining how plans can be accomplished most effectively an…
Carrying out plans and helping employees to work effectively
Management
The process of accomplishing the goals of an organization thr…
Planning
Analyzing information and making decisions about what needs t…
Information Systems and Computer Applications Chapter 4: Information Systems Software Development: Part 3: Project Management
project
project management
resources in a project
the three categories of the duties of…
a specific task undertaken to create or build something new
a scientific approach to initiate, plan, organize, manage, st…
finances, people, real estate, machinery and equipment, servi…
task needs, team needs, and individual needs
project
a specific task undertaken to create or build something new
project management
a scientific approach to initiate, plan, organize, manage, st…
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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…
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Management Information Systems Midterm
Agrarian Revolution
Industrial Revolution
Information Revolution
Information Technology
The first transformation of society brought about by the inve…
A dramatic change in the nature of production: machines repla…
Dramatic shift from manufacturing and agriculture to service…
Blurring the lines of home and work life.... Changing the image…
Agrarian Revolution
The first transformation of society brought about by the inve…
Industrial Revolution
A dramatic change in the nature of production: machines repla…
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CLEP - Principles of Management
PERT system (Program Evaluation and Re…
telecommuting
span of control
Frederick Taylor
is a model for project management designed to analyze and rep…
using computers and telecommunications equipment to perform w…
The number of subordinates who report directly to a manager
American mechanical engineer, who wanted to improve industria…
PERT system (Program Evaluation and Re…
is a model for project management designed to analyze and rep…
telecommuting
using computers and telecommunications equipment to perform w…
Management of Information Security Chapter 2
attack
owners
safeguards
Resource management by executing appro…
An act or event that exploits a vulnerability is known as a(n…
Data ____________________ are responsible for the security an…
Controls or ____________________ are used to protect informat…
The basic outcomes of information security governance should…
attack
An act or event that exploits a vulnerability is known as a(n…
owners
Data ____________________ are responsible for the security an…
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Management Information Systems Chapter 1
fact
information age
4 core drivers of the information age
data
confirmation or validation of an event or object
infinite quantities of facts are widely available to anyone w…
data, information, business intelligence, knowledge
raw facts that describe characteristics of an events or object
fact
confirmation or validation of an event or object
information age
infinite quantities of facts are widely available to anyone w…
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WGU - Information Systems Management - DAC1
business process
workflow
business process reengineering (BPR)
fact
A standardized set of activities that accomplish a specific t…
Defines all the steps or business rules, from beginning to en…
The analysis and redesign of workflow within and between ente…
The confirmation or validation of an event or object.
business process
A standardized set of activities that accomplish a specific t…
workflow
Defines all the steps or business rules, from beginning to en…
Information Systems Management DAC1 Set 7 WGU
Association or dependency modeling
Clustering
Classification
Regression
market basket analysis
discovering how groups of people are similar
aka prediction, evaluate historical data to make current pred…
find a causal replationship between sets of data
Association or dependency modeling
market basket analysis
Clustering
discovering how groups of people are similar
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Essentials of Management Information Systems Ch 2
Business
Chief Information Officer (CIO)
Customer Relationship Management Syste…
Electronic Commerce ... E-commerce
Formal Organization whose aim is to produce products or provi…
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…
Business
Formal Organization whose aim is to produce products or provi…
Chief Information Officer (CIO)
Senior manager who oversees the use of information technology…
28 terms
Chapter 1: Rainer, R. K. Introduction to Information Systems, 6th Edition
application (or app)
business intelligence systems
computer-based information system
dashboards
A computer program designed to support a specific task or bus…
Provide computer-based support for complex, non-routine decis…
An information system that uses computer technology to perfor…
A special form of IS that support all managers of the organiz…
application (or app)
A computer program designed to support a specific task or bus…
business intelligence systems
Provide computer-based support for complex, non-routine decis…
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Management Principles - Planning and Strategic Management
Planning
Short
Intermediate
Long
The process that businesses use to decide the company's goals…
A one-year period of time.
Covers the time span between short-range and long-range, usua…
A three-to-five year period of time, but possibly as far as 2…
Planning
The process that businesses use to decide the company's goals…
Short
A one-year period of time.
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Chapter 10 Management Infor systems
Source data automation
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Batch Processing
Transaction processing system (TPS)
involves collecting data from sensors (e.g., barcode scanners…
is when business transactions are processed online as soon as…
is when the firm collects data from transactions as they occu…
monitors, collects, stores and processes data generated from…
Source data automation
involves collecting data from sensors (e.g., barcode scanners…
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
is when business transactions are processed online as soon as…
48 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 13
acceptance testing
agile development
automation
business process management (BPM)
Provides the final certification that the system is ready to…
Rapid delivery of working software by breaking a large projec…
using the computer to speed up the performance of existing ta…
is an approach to business which aims to continuously improve…
acceptance testing
Provides the final certification that the system is ready to…
agile development
Rapid delivery of working software by breaking a large projec…
35 terms
1 Information Systems in Global Business Today
Digital Firm
Business Processes
Time Shifting
Space Shifting
A firm in which nearly all of the organization;s significant…
The set of logically related tasks and behaviors that are dev…
Business conducted continuously, 24/7
Work takes place physically wherever in the world it is best…
Digital Firm
A firm in which nearly all of the organization;s significant…
Business Processes
The set of logically related tasks and behaviors that are dev…
Management information systems: chapter 3
Information technology and organizatio…
What is an organization?
Features of organizations
Organizational politics
Structure... Business processes... Politics... Culture... Environment, an…
Technical definition: ... -Stable, formal social structure that…
Use of hierarchical structure... Accountability, authority in s…
Divergent viewpoints lead to political struggle, competition,…
Information technology and organizatio…
Structure... Business processes... Politics... Culture... Environment, an…
What is an organization?
Technical definition: ... -Stable, formal social structure that…
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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…
34 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 3
Business Intelligence (BI)
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Operational Databases
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Collective, information about your customers, your competitor…
The gathering of input information, processing that informati…
A database that supports OLTP
The manipulation of information to support decision making
Business Intelligence (BI)
Collective, information about your customers, your competitor…
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
The gathering of input information, processing that informati…
Management, supervision and problem solving
communicators
relationship builders
decision makers
employees
management role that requires gathering information, using it…
management role that requires working to develop a positive,…
management role that requires determing the best way to alloc…
most important resource available to the manager
communicators
management role that requires gathering information, using it…
relationship builders
management role that requires working to develop a positive,…
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Management Information Systems Final
Personal Information System
Personal Information System Characters…
Work group Information System
Work Group IS Characteristics
IS used by a single individual... Ex: Drug sales person; contact…
Procedures are simple and not documented/formalized... Easy to m…
Facilitates the activities of a group of people... Ex: Physician…
10-100 users; problem solutions within group; somewhat diffic…
Personal Information System
IS used by a single individual... Ex: Drug sales person; contact…
Personal Information System Characters…
Procedures are simple and not documented/formalized... Easy to m…
131 terms
Information Management for WGU
Informatics
Information technology
information System
Information Science
"The big oak tree"... combination of the nursing science,... compu…
"The branch"... electronic healthcare record, your clinical dec…
"Another branch" : used to collect, create and distribute use…
"the roots of informatics "... -incorporates features from comm…
Informatics
"The big oak tree"... combination of the nursing science,... compu…
Information technology
"The branch"... electronic healthcare record, your clinical dec…
50 terms
Management Information Systems Chapter 13
acceptance testing
agile development
automation
business process management (BPM)
Provides the final certification that the system is ready to…
Rapid delivery of working software by breaking a large projec…
using the computer to speed up the performance of existing ta…
is an approach to business which aims to continuously improve…
acceptance testing
Provides the final certification that the system is ready to…
agile development
Rapid delivery of working software by breaking a large projec…
33 terms
Information Technology Project Management 8th - Chapter 2
Adaptive Software Development (ASD)
Agile
Agile Software Development
Champion
A software development approach used when requirements cannot…
Quick and coordinated in movement; a method based on iterativ…
A method for software development that uses new approaches, f…
A senior manager who acts as a key proponent for a project
Adaptive Software Development (ASD)
A software development approach used when requirements cannot…
Agile
Quick and coordinated in movement; a method based on iterativ…
22 terms
Information Technology Project Management 8th - Chapter 5
analogy approach
benchmarking
bottom-up approach
decomposition
Creating a WBS by using a similar project's WBS as a starting…
Generating ideas by comparing specific project practices or p…
Creating a WBS by having team members identify as many specif…
Subdividing project deliverables into smaller pieces
analogy approach
Creating a WBS by using a similar project's WBS as a starting…
benchmarking
Generating ideas by comparing specific project practices or p…
IS 4410 Chapter 11 (Information Systems Management)
Outsourcing
Functions and organization of IS depar…
Organizational structure variation fac…
How IS department is organized?
it refers to hiring outside vendors to provide IS, products a…
- Using IS to achieve organizational goals and objectives... - D…
Size, culture, industry, competitive environment and other fa…
- CEO/COO... - HR, LEGAL,... - VP Sales, Marketing, manufacturing,…
Outsourcing
it refers to hiring outside vendors to provide IS, products a…
Functions and organization of IS depar…
- Using IS to achieve organizational goals and objectives... - D…
33 terms
Managing Information Systems Chapter 10
Agile Methodology
Computer-Aided Systems Engineering (CA…
Crowdsourcing
Design Phase
is similar to XP in focusing on an incremental development pr…
tools automate parts of the application development process.…
the process of outsourcing tasks that are traditionally perfo…
During the ____, analysts choose the solution that is the mos…
Agile Methodology
is similar to XP in focusing on an incremental development pr…
Computer-Aided Systems Engineering (CA…
tools automate parts of the application development process.…
51 terms
Management Chapter 1
group of people who work together to a…
specific purpose of organization that…
specific purpose of organization that…
What is management
organization (1.1)
social (1.1)
financial (1.1)
1. the pursuit of organizational goals efficiently and effect…
group of people who work together to a…
organization (1.1)
specific purpose of organization that…
social (1.1)
108 terms
Chapter 9 Systems Development and Project Management: Corporate Responsibility
legacy system
Conversion
Software customization
Off-the-shelf application software
an old system that is fast approaching or beyond the end of i…
the process of transferring information from a legacy system…
modifies software to meet specific user or business requireme…
supports general business processes and does not require any…
legacy system
an old system that is fast approaching or beyond the end of i…
Conversion
the process of transferring information from a legacy system…
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