Modern Systems Analysis and Design, 9th edition

  • Joseph S Valacich, 
  • Joey F. George, 
  • Jeffrey A. Hoffer

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Overview

Modern Systems Analysis and Design is your practical guide to the concepts, skills, methodologies, techniques and tools needed to develop information systems as a systems analyst. Successful completion of an introductory course on computer systems and experience designing programs in at least 1 programming language are a proper foundation for this text. Drawing on the systems development life cycle, the authors will provide you with a conceptual and systematic framework while progressing through essential topics logically.

The 9th Edition updates reflect the changing environment for systems development, with a renewed focus on agile methodologies. Throughout the text, screen captures, figures, tables, and related content have been refreshed. References to more than 100 books, journals, and websites have also been made current.

Published by Pearson (September 18th 2020) - Copyright © 2020

ISBN-13: 9780135791578

Subject: Management Information Systems

Category: Corporate, Computer, & Network Security

Overview

PART 1: FOUNDATIONS FOR SYSTEMS DEVELOPMENT
1. The Systems Development Environment
2. The Origins of Software
3. Managing the Information Systems Project
Appendix: Object-Oriented Analysis and Design: Project Management

PART 2: PLANNING
4. Identifying and Selecting Systems Development Projects
5. Initiating and Planning Systems Development Projects

PART 3: ANALYSIS
6. Determining System Requirements
7. Structuring System Process Requirements
Appendix 7A: Object-Oriented Analysis and Design: Use Cases
Appendix 7B: Object-Oriented Analysis and Design: Activity Diagrams
Appendix 7C: Business Process Modeling
8. Structuring System Data Requirements
Appendix: Object-Oriented Analysis and Design: Object Modeling—Class Diagrams

PART 4: DESIGN
9. Designing Databases
10. Designing Forms and Reports
11. Designing Interfaces and Dialogues
12. Designing Distributed and Internet Systems

PART 5: IMPLEMENTATION AND MAINTENANCE
13. System Implementation
14. Maintaining Information Systems

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