Processes, Systems, and Information: An Introduction to MIS, 4th edition
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Transform your understanding of MIS with Processes, Systems, and Information: An Introduction to MIS — a hands-on, process approach to business. Earl H. McKinney, Jr., and David M. Kroenke show you exactly how businesses use information systems and technology to create competitive strategies, support business processes, and accomplish their goals. Complete with numerous examples of business situations, this book will help you understand what business systems actually are and why they’re so important.
In the 4th Edition, you’ll find a reflection of the current technological landscape, coverage of technologies new to the business scene, and a strong emphasis on security. It's clear and concise presentation, within the process context, makes Processes, Systems, and Information the ideal book for majors and non-majors alike. Non-majors will see the vital role IS plays in supporting their business processes.
Table of contents
PART 1: WHY MIS?
1. The Importance of MIS
2. Business Processes, Information Systems, and Information
PART 2: INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
3 Networks and the Cloud
4. Database Processing
5. AI and Robots
PART 3: STRUCTURED PROCESSES AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS
6. Information Systems Security
7. Using IS to Improve Processes
8. Supporting Processes with ERP Systems
9. Supporting the Procurement Process with SAP
(Appendix 9) SAP Sales Tutorial
PART 4: DYNAMIC PROCESSES AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS
10. Supporting the Sales Process with SAP
(Appendix 10) SAP Sales Tutorial
11. Collaboration, Social Media, and IS
12. Analytics and IS
(Appendix 12) Power BI Analytics Tutorial
Extension 1. Information Systems Careers
Extension 2. Hardware and Software
Extension 3. Process Management and Information Systems Development
Extension 4. Location-Based Data Information Systems: Mobile Devices and Geographic Information Systems
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