Information Systems Management in Practice

Information Systems Management in Practice

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For use as a capstone course text in MIS and in Management of Information Technology/Systems Courses. This text deals with the management of information technology (IT) as it is being practiced in organizations today. Its emphasis is on the current material that information systems executives find important, and organizes it around a framework that provides guidance to students. In this sixth edition, the key themes are the Internet economy, the global marketplace, e-enablement, knowledge management and knowledge sharing. It continues to merge theory with practice through case examples of real companies' use of IT.show more

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  • Hardback | 608 pages
  • 180.3 x 241.3 x 27.9mm | 952.56g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • 6 Revised ed of US ed
  • 0131011391
  • 9780131011397

Table of contents

1. The Importance of Information Systems Management. I. LEADERSHIP ISSUES. 2. The Top IS Job. 3. Strategic Uses of Information Technology. 4. Information Systems Planning. II. MANAGING THE ESSENTIAL TECHNOLOGIES. 5. Distributed Systems: The Overall Architecture. 6. Managing Telecommunications. 7. Managing Information Resources. 8. Managing Operations. III. MANAGING SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT. 9. Technologies for Developing Systems. 10. Management Issues in System Development. IV. SYSTEMS FOR SUPPORTING KNOWLEDGE-BASED WORK. 11. Supporting Decision Making. 12. Supporting Collaboration. 13. Supporting Knowledge Work. V. THINKING AHEAD. 14. The Challenges Ahead.show more

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