Essentials of MIS, 15th edition

  • Kenneth C. Laudon, 
  • Jane P. Laudon

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Overview

Hallmark features of this title

Learning linked to MIS in the real world

  • A career section in each chapter helps apply course knowledge to finding jobs and building careers (entry-level job descriptions and requirements included).
  • 2 cases in every chapter feature real-world companies, reinforce chapter concepts, and extend learning with case study questions.
  • 3 hands-on MIS projects in each chapter include 1 Management Decision Problem, 1 application software project, and 1 Internet skills challenge.
    • Management Decision Problems develop digital business skills by incorporating hands-on application software exercises, web page and blog creation tools.
  • Collaboration Projects in each chapter encourage working in teams via Google Drive, Google Docs and other open-source collaboration tools.

Published by Pearson (May 18th 2023) - Copyright © 2024

ISBN-13: 9780137946891

Subject: Management Information Systems

Category: Introduction to Information Systems

Table of contents

PART I: INFORMATION SYSTEMS IN THE DIGITAL AGE

  1. Business Information Systems in Your Career
  2. Global E-business and Collaboration
  3. Achieving Competitive Advantage with Information Systems
  4. Ethical and Social Issues in Information Systems

PART II: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY INFRASTRUCTURE

  1. IT Infrastructure: Hardware and Software
  2. Foundations of Business Intelligence: Databases and Information Management
  3. Telecommunications, the Internet, and Wireless Technology
  4. Securing Information Systems

PART III: KEY SYSTEM APPLICATIONS FOR THE DIGITAL AGE

  1. Achieving Operational Excellence and Customer Intimacy: Enterprise Applications
  2. E-commerce: Digital Markets, Digital Goods
  3. Improving Decision Making and Managing Artificial Intelligence

PART VI: BUILDING AND MANAGING SYSTEMS

  1. Making the Business Case for Information Systems and Managing Projects

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