Ch 40: Use of Information Systems in Business

About This Chapter

Learn more about how to best use information systems in business communications with this chapter. Use these lessons and quizzes as a flexible, mobile study guide as you prepare for an upcoming exam.

Use of Information Systems in Business - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, what an information system is will be defined, as well as how it applies specifically to business. You will learn about the concepts of processing, input, feedback and output. The resources available in information systems, including networks, software and people, are also introduced.

As you progress through the chapter, you will learn about the jobs available in the information systems industry and how information provides market advantages. This chapter will show you how to:

  • Define information system
  • Explain how input and output work in information systems
  • Differentiate between hardware and software
  • Understand the career options available in informations systems
  • Strategize using tools provided by information systems

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