MIS2

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Cengage Learning, Jan 25, 2011 - Computers - 320 pages
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Created through a student-tested, faculty-approved review process with over 150 students and faculty, MIS2 is an engaging and accessible solution to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today's learners. MIS incorporates state-of-the-art coverage through numerous practical applications and offers emerging cases from the information systems field.
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Contents

Information Systems An Overview
2
Computers The Machines Behind Computing
20
Database Systems Data Warehouses and Data Marts
38
Personal Legal Ethical and Organizational Issues of Information Systems
58
Protecting Information Resources
74
Data Communication Delivering Information Anywhere and Anytime
94
The Internet Intranets and Extranets
118
ECommerce
140
Building Successful Information Systems
174
Enterprise Systems
194
Management Support Systems
210
Intelligent Information Systems
228
Emerging Trends Technologies and Applications
246
Endnotes
265
Index
270
Reviewcard
279

Global Information Systems
158

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About the author (2011)

Hossein Bidgoli, Ph.D., is professor of Management Information Systems at California State University. Dr. Bidgoli helped set up the first PC Lab in the United States and served as its first director. He is the author of 45 textbooks, 27 manuals and more than five dozen technical articles and papers on various aspects of computer applications, information systems and network security, e-commerce and decision support systems published and presented throughout the world. Dr. Bidgoli also serves as the editor-in-chief of THE HANDBOOK OF TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT, THE INTERNET ENCYCLOPEDIA, THE HANDBOOK OF INFORMATION SECURITY, THE HANDBOOK OF COMPUTER NETWORKS, and THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS.

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