Information Systems Today

Information Systems Today

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For the introductory information systems course required of all business majors across a variety of schools, colleges and universities, this text provides the essentials of information systems. It contains brief cases, long end of chapter cases, coming attractions, Web search opportunities, career implications, global perspectives and more. Features include opening scenarios that tell a short story about a company, person, or event to focus student attention on contemporary, real-world companies, technologies and/or issues; brief cases with short side bars on a company to give an angle on a particular topic; coming attractions which expose students to new technologies that relate to chapter material; Web search opportunities to encourage students to use the Internet to research chapter-related issues; team work exercises; global perspective vignettes and end of chapter material which includes key terms, review questions, self study questions and more

Product details

  • Paperback | 410 pages
  • 230.6 x 270.8 x 22.4mm | 1,129.45g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • index
  • 0130094145
  • 9780130094148

Table of contents

Information systems - the big picture; information systems for competitive advantage; database management; telecommunications and the Internet; electronic commerce, intranets and extranets; organizational information systems; enterprise-wide information systems; information systems development and acquisition; information systems ethics, computer crime and security; appendix A - information systems hardware; appendix B - information systems software; appendix C - more

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