Managing and Using Information Systems, Binder Ready Version

A Strategic Approach

Author: Keri E. Pearlson,Carol S. Saunders,Dennis F. Galletta

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119244285

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 336

View: 4498

Managing and Using Information Systems: A Strategic Approach, Sixth Edition, conveys the insights and knowledge MBA students need to become knowledgeable and active participants in information systems decisions. This text is written to help managers begin to form a point of view of how information systems will help, hinder, and create opportunities for their organizations. It is intended to provide a solid foundation of basic concepts relevant to using and managing information.

Managing and Using Information Systems

A Strategic Approach

Author: Keri E. Pearlson

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780471320012

Category: Computers

Page: 304

View: 8703

This book arms non technical managers with the insights and information they need to become knowledgeable participants in their companies information system resources decision-making. It provides them with a framework for understanding how businesses use and manage information, acquaints them with the key information technologies, and provides them with a working familiarity with MIS, project management, information architecture, and other key components of information systems organization. Readers also learn proven strategies for integrating IT with business strategies to create competitive advantages for their organizations.

Managing and Using Information Systems: A Strategic Approach, 5th Edition

Author: Keri E. Pearlson,Carol S. Saunders

Publisher: Wiley Global Education

ISBN: 1118476700

Category: Computers

Page: 416

View: 4201

Pearlson and Saunders', Managing and Using Information Systems: A Strategic Approach, Fifth Edition, conveys the insights and knowledge MBA students need to become knowledgeable and active participants in information systems decisions. This text is written to help managers begin to form a point of view of how information systems will help, hinder, and create opportunities for their organizations. It is intended to provide a solid foundation of basic concepts relevant to using and managing information.


Author: Keri E. Pearlson,Carol S Saunders

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9788126521937


Page: 384

View: 9114

Market_Desc: Managers and MIS Professionals. Special Features: · Concepts are presented in clear, non-technical jargon.· Presents proven strategies for integrating IT with business strategies to create competitive advantages for organizations.· Current readings and web links bring basic issues up to date with examples of how successful managers implement IT.· New coverage of management of security and off-shoring.· Added coverage of IT portfolio management. About The Book: This book arms non-technical managers with the insights and knowledge they need to become active participants in information systems decisions. They'll learn how IT relates to the organization, its overall strategy, and the individual; how information is managed in today's organizations; how to recognize opportunities; and how to apply current technologies in new and innovative ways.

Managing and Using Information Systems

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467278386

Category: Education

Page: 48

View: 3032

Facts101 is your complete guide to Managing and Using Information Systems. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Strategic Management of Information Systems

Author: Keri Pearlson,Carol S. Saunders

Publisher: WILEY

ISBN: 9780470400241

Category: Business enterprises

Page: 374

View: 3998

Pearlson and Saunders’ Third Edition of Managing and Using Information Systems: A Strategic Approach gives students the insights and knowledge they need to become active participants in information systems decisions. By demonstrating how IT relates to organizational design and business strategy, this title covers the essential concepts of MIS. Within the 4 th edition, students will also learn how to recognize opportunities in the work environment and apply current technologies in innovative ways. In a concise, updated format, Pearlson and Saunders provide a strategic approach to Information Systems for a senior/graduate level course or as a supplement for any course using additional cases and readings.

big data @ work

Chancen erkennen, Risiken verstehen

Author: Thomas H. Davenport

Publisher: Vahlen

ISBN: 3800648156

Category: Fiction

Page: 214

View: 5488

Big Data in Unternehmen. Dieses neue Buch gibt Managern ein umfassendes Verständnis dafür, welche Bedeutung Big Data für Unternehmen zukünftig haben wird und wie Big Data tatsächlich genutzt werden kann. Am Ende jedes Kapitels aktivieren Fragen, selbst nach Lösungen für eine erfolgreiche Implementierung und Nutzung von Big Data im eigenen Unternehmen zu suchen. Die Schwerpunkte - Warum Big Data für Sie und Ihr Unternehmen wichtig ist - Wie Big Data Ihre Arbeit, Ihr Unternehmen und Ihre Branche verändern - - wird - Entwicklung einer Big Data-Strategie - Der menschliche Aspekt von Big Data - Technologien für Big Data - Wie Sie erfolgreich mit Big Data arbeiten - Was Sie von Start-ups und Online-Unternehmen lernen können - Was Sie von großen Unternehmen lernen können: Big Data und Analytics 3.0 Der Experte Thomas H. Davenport ist Professor für Informationstechnologie und -management am Babson College und Forschungswissenschaftler am MIT Center for Digital Business. Zudem ist er Mitbegründer und Forschungsdirektor am International Institute for Analytics und Senior Berater von Deloitte Analytics.

Handbook on Business Process Management 1

Introduction, Methods, and Information Systems

Author: Jan vom Brocke,Michael Rosemann

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783642004162

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 616

View: 6552

Business Process Management (BPM) has become one of the most widely used approaches for the design of modern organizational and information systems. The conscious treatment of business processes as significant corporate assets has facilitated substantial improvements in organizational performance but is also used to ensure the conformance of corporate activities. This Handbook presents in two volumes the contemporary body of knowledge as articulated by the world' s leading BPM thought leaders. This first volume focuses on arriving at a sound definition of Business Process Management approaches and examines BPM methods and process-aware information systems. As such, it provides guidance for the integration of BPM into corporate methodologies and information systems. Each chapter has been contributed by leading international experts. Selected case studies complement these views and lead to a summary of BPM expertise that is unique in its coverage of the most critical success factors of BPM.

Strategic Information Technology and Portfolio Management

Author: Tan, Albert Wee Kwan

Publisher: IGI Global

ISBN: 159904689X

Category: Computers

Page: 466

View: 5848

"The objectives of the proposed book are to provide techniques and tools appropriate for building application portfolios and develop strategies that increase financial performance"--Provided by publisher.

Trust and Partnership

Strategic IT Management for Turbulent Times

Author: Robert J. Benson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118853520

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 512

View: 1966

Proven methodologies to enhance business value by exploiting the latest global technology trends and best business and IT practices There is no doubt that a tidal wave of change is hitting the area of business technology; new business models are forming around the cloud, new insights on how an enterprise runs is being aided by mining massive transactional and operational data sets. Decision-making is becoming almost prescient through new classes of data visualization, data analytics, and dashboards. Despite the promise of technologies to make a difference, or perhaps because of it, IT organizations face continued challenges in realizing partnerships and trust with their business partners. While many books take on elements of these emerging developments or address the stubborn barriers to "real" partnership, none make the practices involved fit together in a highly effective fashion - until now. Strategic IT Management in Turbulent Times reveals how this framework ensures that organizations make the right strategic decisions to succeed in times of turbulence and change. Draws together authors with global experience including the Americas, Europe, Pacific Rim, and Africa Offers a comprehensive framework for IT and business managers to maximize the value IT brings to business Addresses the effects of turbulence on business and IT Focuses on developing partnerships and trust with business With practical examples and implementation guidance based on proven techniques developed by the authors over the past twenty years, Strategic IT Management in Turbulent Times considers the challenges facing today's enterprise, IT's critical role in value creation, and the practical road map for achieving strategic IT management competencies.

Versionskontrolle mit Git

Author: Jon Loeliger

Publisher: O'Reilly Germany

ISBN: 389721945X


Page: 338

View: 5069

Git wurde von keinem Geringeren als Linus Torvalds ins Leben gerufen. Sein Ziel: die Zusammenarbeit der in aller Welt verteilten Entwickler des Linux-Kernels zu optimieren. Mittlerweile hat das enorm schnelle und flexible System eine groe Fangemeinde gewonnen. Viele Entwickler ziehen es zentralisierten Systemen vor, und zahlreiche bekannte Entwicklungsprojekte sind schon auf Git umgestiegen. Verstandliche Einfuhrung: Wer Git einsetzen und dabei grotmoglichen Nutzen aus seinen vielseitigen Funktionen ziehen mochte, findet in diesem Buch einen idealen Begleiter. Versionskontrolle mit Git fuhrt grundlich und gut verstandlich in die leistungsstarke Open Source-Software ein und demonstriert ihre vielfaltigen Einsatzmoglichkeiten. Auf dieser Basis kann der Leser Git schon nach kurzer Zeit produktiv nutzen und optimal auf die Besonderheiten seines Projekts abstimmen. Insider-Tipps aus erster Hand: Jon Loeliger, der selbst zum Git-Entwicklerteam gehort, lasst den Leser tief ins Innere des Systems blicken, so dass er ein umfassendes Verstandnis seiner internen Datenstrukturen und Aktionen erlangt. Neben alltaglicheren Szenarios behandelt Loeliger auch fortgeschrittene Themen wie die Verwendung von Hooks zum Automatisieren von Schritten, das Kombinieren von mehreren Projekten und Repositories zu einem Superprojekt sowie die Arbeit mit Subversion-Repositories in Git-Projekten.

Modernizing Academic Teaching and Research in Business and Economics

International Conference MATRE 2016, Beirut, Lebanon

Author: Jorge Marx Gómez,Marie K. Aboujaoude,Khalil Feghali,Tariq Mahmoud

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319544195

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 186

View: 2328

This proceedings volume brings together the results of a corporate discussion on research, academic teaching and education in the field of business and economics in the context of globalization. The contributions examine leadership and sustainability, quality and governance and the internationalization of higher education. With a particular focus on business education and business schools, the book discusses the labor market and modernization as well as contemporary trends and challenges. By including both academic papers and contributions from industry, it forges research links between academia, business and industry.


Gemeinsam zum Unternehmenserfolg

Author: Stefan Reinheimer,Susanne Robra-Bissantz

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3658137606

Category: Computers

Page: 282

View: 9756

Das Herausgeberwerk betrachtet das Thema Business-IT-Alignment aus verschiedenen Blickwinkeln. Ziel des Business-IT-Alignment ist eine im Sinne des Unternehmens optimierte Abstimmung zwischen den fachlichen Anforderungen und der technischen Implementierung von Lösungen. Dieses Spannungsfeld wird für den Leser aus strategischer, methodischer und operativer Sicht beleuchtet. Damit richtet sich der Sammelband der Edition HMD an Praktiker mit strategischer Verantwortung im Management, aber auch an Lehrende und Studierende der Informatik und Wirtschaftsinformatik.