Systems Analysis and Design

Systems Analysis and Design : United States Edition

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For Systems Analysis and Design courses found at the junior/senior undergraduate level or at the graduate level.The Fifth Edition of Systems Analysis & Design provides a dynamic, comprehensive presentation, making it the perfect SAD textbook. A variety of review questions and problems, an ongoing case study and an Internet-based case study offer students an understandable and motivating look at systems analysis and design.show more

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  • Hardback | 944 pages
  • 211.3 x 290.1 x 40.1mm | 2,136.45g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 5th edition
  • 0130415715
  • 9780130415714

Table of contents

I. SYSTEMS ANALYSIS FUNDAMENTALS. 1. Assuming the Role of the Systems Analyst. 2. Understanding Organizational Style and Its Impact on Information Systems. 3. Determining Feasibility and Managing Analysis and Design Activities. II. INFORMATION REQUIREMENTS ANALYSIS. 4. Sampling and Investigating Hard Data. 5. Interviewing. 6. Using Questionnaires. 7. Observing Decision-Maker Behavior and the Office Environment. 8. Prototyping and Rapid Application Development. III. THE ANALYSIS PROCESS. 9. Using Data Flow Diagrams. 10. Analyzing Systems Using Data Dictionaries. 11. Describing Process Specifications and Structured Decisions. 12. Analyzing Semistructured Decision Support Systems. 13. Preparing the Systems Proposal. 14. Writing and Presenting the Systems Proposal. IV. THE ESSENTIALS OF DESIGN. 15. Designing Effective Output. 16. Designing Effective Input. 17. Designing Databases. 18. Designing User Interfaces. 19. Designing Accurate Data-Entry Procedures. V. SOFTWARE ENGINEERING AND IMPLEMENTATION. 20. Quality Assurance through Software Engineering. 21. Successfully Implementing the Information System. 22. Object-Oriented Systems Analysis and Design and UML.show more

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