¿Qué está mal?

Aviso: Antes de informar sobre un error con la descarga, por favor, prueba el enlace directo: Interpreting Information Systems in Organizations

Cargando...

Debes iniciar sesión para hacer esto.

Interpreting Information Systems in Organizations

Interpreting Information Systems in Organizations

Interpreting Information Systems in Organizations

Puntuación: ---- | 0 votos
| Enviando voto
| ¡Votado!
|

Detalles del libro:

pos
Global
pos
Categoría
Año:2011
Editor:The Global Text
Páginas:151 páginas
Idioma:inglés
Desde:07/08/2015
Tamaño:1.94 MB
Licencia:Pendiente de revisión

Contenido:

In order for all types of organization to succeed, they need to be able to process data and use information effectively. This has become especially true in today's rapidly changing environment. In conducting their day-to-day operations, organizations use information for functions such as planning, controlling, organizing, and decision-making. Information, therefore, is unquestionably a critical resource in the operation of all organizations. Any means, mechanical or otherwise, which can help organizations process and manage information presents an opportunity they can ill afford to ignore.

The arrival of the computer and its use in data processing has been one of the most important organizational innovations in the past thirty years. The advent of computer-based data processing and information systems has led to organizations being able to cope with the vast quantities of information which they need to process and manage to survive. The field which has emerged to study this development is information systems (IS). It is a combination of two primary fields: computer science and management, with a host of supporting disciplines, e.g. psychology, sociology, statistics, political science, economics, philosophy, and mathematics. IS is concerned not only with the development of new information technologies but also with questions such as: how they can best be applied, how they should be managed, and what their wider implications are.

Partly because of the dynamic world in which we live (and the concomitant need to process more information), and partly because of the dramatic recent developments in information technology, e.g. personal computers, fourth-generation languages, relational databases, knowledge-based systems, and office automation, the relevance and importance of the field of information systems has become apparent. End users, who previously had little potential of becoming seriously involved and knowledgeable in information technology and systems, are now much more aware of and interested in the new technology. Individuals working in today's and tomorrow's organizations will be expected to have some understanding of and the ability to use the rapidly developing information technologies and systems. The dramatic increase in the availability and use of information technology, however, raises fundamental questions on the guiding of technological innovation, measuring organizational and managerial productivity, augmenting human intelligence, ensuring data integrity, and establishing strategic advantage. The expanded use of information systems also raises major challenges to the traditional forms of administration and authority, the right to privacy, the nature and form of work, and the limits of calculative rationality in modern organizations and society.

Categorías:

Etiquetas:

Cargando comentarios...

Escaneando listas...

El libro en números

Posición global

posición en categoría

en catálogo desde

07/08/2015

puntuación

Nothing yet...

votos

Nothing yet...

'LIKES' sociales

Nothing yet...

Visitas

Descargas

Esto puede tardar un momento

Interés

Segmentación por países

Esto puede tardar un momento

Páginas de entrada

Segmentación por sitios web

evolución

Esto puede tardar un momento

Cargando...