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Students will review:
This chapter helps students review the concepts in an Enterprise Business Systems unit of a standard college information systems course. Topics covered include:
- Transaction processing systems (TPS)
- Enterprise resource planning (ERP)
- Customer relationship management (CRM)
- Supply chain management (SCM)
- Electronic data interchange (EDI)
1. Enterprise Software for Business Applications
Enterprise software gives multiple users in different locations access to the same functionality. This central system ensures that information is shared across all functional areas and levels of management within an organization.
2. Transaction Processing Systems (TPS): Batch and Real-Time Systems
Transaction processing systems capture and process the detailed information necessary to update data on the fundamental operations of an organization. Learn about the characteristics of different types of systems in this lesson.
3. Enterprise Resource Planning: Using ERP to Integrate Business Processes
Enterprise resource planning is a set of integrated program to manage the critical operations for an entire organization. Learn about the advantages and challenges of implementing ERP.
4. Customer Relationship Management: Using CRM to Focus on Customers
Customer relationship management (CRM) is an enterprise business system that organizations utilize to acquire, enhance, and retain relationships with customers. This lesson explores how CRM helps organizations become more customer-focused and profitable by combining functional processes with business operations.
5. Supply Chain Management in the Business, Supplier & Customer Network
Supply chain management is concerned with all the interconnected businesses that are part of providing end products or services to customers. Learn how SCM can reduce costs and improve customer service.
6. Knowledge Management: Capture, Store & Share Information with KM
Knowledge management makes it possible to capture, store, share and utilize the knowledge and experience of an organization. Learn about the different types of knowledge and how knowledge management is implemented in this video lesson.
7. Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Expert Systems to Solve Complex Problems
Artificial intelligence is used to develop computer systems that demonstrate characteristics of intelligent behavior. Expert systems make it possible for a novice to perform at the level of an expert in very specific situations. Learn more about both of these systems in this lesson.
8. Electronic Data Interchange and the Transfer of Transactional Information
Electronic Data Interchange is a set of rules that describe how electronic business is conducted over a computer network. Learn how EDI replaces the paper documents that used to be part of most business transactions.
9. Enterprise Architecture: Patterns, Strategy & Principles
The foundation for a business must be strong, if the business is to succeed. In this lesson, we'll take a look at enterprise architecture, patterns, a strategy for creating them, and some principles.
10. Enterprise Architecture: Tools & Framework
Enterprise architecture unites business and IT goals, driving business strategy and achieving positive return on investment. Here, learn about enterprise architecture framework and tools for enterprise architecture framework design.
11. What is Enterprise Architecture? - Definition & Examples
This lesson will explain why there is a need for Enterprise Architecture (EA), describe what it can offer an organization, and provide an overview of two notable EA frameworks in use today.
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