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Management Information Systems w/ Powerweb By James A. O'Brien

Management Information Systems w/ Powerweb
by James A. O'Brien

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Aims to help business students learn how to use and manage information technologies to revitalize business processes, improve business decision making, and gain competitive advantage. This text places an emphasis on coverage of the role of Internet technologies in providing a platform for business, commerce, and collaboration processes.
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Management Information Systems w/ Powerweb by James A. O'Brien

The new Sixth Edition is designed for business students who are or who will soon become business professionals in the fast changing business world of today. The goal of this text is to help business students learn how to use and manage information technologies to revitalize business processes, improve business decision making, and gain competitive advantage. Thus it places a major emphasis on up-to-date coverage of the essential role of Internet technologies in providing a platform for business, commerce, and collaboration processes among all business stakeholders in today's networked enterprises and global markets.

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About James A. O'Brien


James A. O'Brien completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Hawaii and Gonzaga University and earned an MS and PhD in Business Administration from the University of Oregon. He has been professor and coordinator of the CIS area at Northern Arizona University, professor of Finance and Management Information Systems and chairman of the Department of Management at Eastern Washington University, and a visiting professor at the University of Alberta, the University of Hawaii, and Central Washington University. Jim's research interests lie in developing and testing basic conceptual frameworks used in information systems development and management. He has written eight books, including several that have been published in multiple editions. He has also contributed to the field of information systems through the publication of many articles in business and academic journals, as well as through his participation in academic and industry associations in the field of information systems.

Table of Contents


BRIEF TABLE OF CONTENTS-With Section Titles---Final 11/3/02Module IFoundation ConceptsChapter 1Foundations of Information Systems in Business Section IFoundation Concepts: Information Systems and TechnologiesSection IIFoundation Concepts: Business Applications, Development, and ManagementChapter 2 Competing With Information Technology Section IFundamentals of Strategic AdvantageSection IIUsing Information Technology for Strategic AdvantageModule II Information TechnologiesChapter 3 Data Resource Management Section I Managing Data Resources Section II Technical Foundations of Database ManagementChapter 4 Telecommunications and Networks Section I The Networked Enterprise Section II Telecommunications Network Alternatives Module IIIBusiness ApplicationsChapter 5Introduction to e-Business SystemsSection IFunctional Business SystemsSection IICross-functional Enterprise SystemsChapter 6 Enterprise e-Business Systems Section I Customer Relationship Management: The Business Focus Section II Enterprise Resource Planning: The Business Backbone Section III Supply Chain Management: The Business Network Chapter 7Electronic Commerce SystemsSection IElectronic Commerce Fundamentals Section IIe-Commerce Applications and IssuesChapter 8 Decision Support SystemsSection IDecision Support in Business Section IIArtificial Intelligence Technologies in BusinessModule IVDevelopment ProcessesChapter 9 Developing Business/IT Strategies Section I Fundamentals of Business/IT Planning Section II Implementing Business/IT StrategiesChapter 10Developing Business/IT SolutionsSection IDeveloping Business SystemsSection IIImplementing Business SystemsModule VManagement ChallengesChapter 11Security and Ethical Challenges Section ISecurity, Ethical, and Societal Challenges of ITSection IISecurity Management of Information TechnologyChapter 12Enterprise and Global Management Challenges Section IManaging Information Technology Section II Global Information Technology ManagementModule VI Review of Hardware and Software Technologies Chapter 13 Computer Hardware Section I Computer Systems: End User and Enterprise Computing Section II Computer Peripherals: Input, Output, and Storage TechnologiesChapter 14 Computer Software Section I Application Software: End User Applications Section II System Software: Computer System ManagementModule VII Appendix: Real World Case StudiesREVIEW QUIZ ANSWERSSELECTED REFERENCESGLOSSARY FOR BUSINESS PROFESSIONALSName IndexOrganization IndexSubject Index

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GOR001608422
Management Information Systems w/ Powerweb by James A. O'Brien
James A. O'Brien
Used - Very Good
Hardback
McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
2003-02-21
007288066X
9780072880663
N/A
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