Computers

Fundamentals of Information Systems

Author: Ralph Stair

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 560

View: 399

Combining the latest research and most current coverage available into a succinct nine chapters, FUNDAMENTALS OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 8E equips students with a solid understanding of the core principles of IS and how it is practiced. The streamlined 560-page eighth edition features a wealth of new examples, figures, references, and cases as it covers the latest developments from the field--and highlights their impact on the rapidly changing role of today's IS professional. In addition to a stronger career emphasis, the text includes expanded coverage of mobile solutions, energy and environmental concerns, the increased use of cloud computing across the globe, and two cases per chapter. Learning firsthand how information systems can increase profits and reduce costs, students explore new information on e-commerce and enterprise systems, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, green computing, and other issues reshaping the industry. The text introduces the challenges and risks of computer crimes, hacking, and cyberterrorism. It also presents some of the most current research on virtual communities, global IS work solutions, and social networking. No matter where students' career paths may lead, FUNDAMENTALS OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 8E and its resources can help them maximize their success as employees, decision makers, and business leaders. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Management information systems

Fundamentals of Information Systems

Author: Ralph M. Stair

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Management information systems

Page: 365

View: 524

Updated with increased focus on the effects of globalization, this concise nine-chapter text presents the timeless principles of information systems.
Business & Economics

Fundamentals of Information Systems Security

Author: David Kim

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 500

View: 252

PART OF THE JONES & BARTLETT LEARNING INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY & ASSURANCE SERIES Revised and updated with the latest information from this fast-paced field, Fundamentals of Information System Security, Second Edition provides a comprehensive overview of the essential concepts readers must know as they pursue careers in information systems security. The text opens with a discussion of the new risks, threats, and vulnerabilities associated with the transformation to a digital world, including a look at how business, government, and individuals operate today. Part 2 is adapted from the Official (ISC)2 SSCP Certified Body of Knowledge and presents a high-level overview of each of the seven domains within the System Security Certified Practitioner certification. The book closes with a resource for readers who desire additional material on information security standards, education, professional certifications, and compliance laws. With its practical, conversational writing style and step-by-step examples, this text is a must-have resource for those entering the world of information systems security. New to the Second Edition: - New material on cloud computing, risk analysis, IP mobility, OMNIBus, and Agile Software Development. - Includes the most recent updates in Information Systems Security laws, certificates, standards, amendments, and the proposed Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2013 and HITECH Act. - Provides new cases and examples pulled from real-world scenarios. - Updated data, tables, and sidebars provide the most current information in the field.
Language Arts & Disciplines

The Basics of Information Systems

Author: Jennifer Rowley

Publisher: Library Assn Pub Limited

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 268

View: 436

Information Technology now represents an infrastructure which has fundamentally changed the way in which organizations manage information. The new edition of this text sets out to demystify the jargon of the computer programmer and systems analyst and show the ease with which the information professional can become familiar with what may seem to be complex subjects. Using an active learning structure, this book offers a broad treatment of the key issues on information systems.
Computers

Fundamentals of Information Systems

Author: Torsten Polle

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 185

View: 982

Fundamentals of Information Systems contains articles from the 7th International Workshop on Foundations of Models and Languages for Data and Objects (FoMLaDO '98), which was held in Timmel, Germany. These articles capture various aspects of database and information systems theory: identification as a primitive of database models deontic action programs marked nulls in queries topological canonization in spatial databases complexity of search queries complexity of Web queries attribute grammars for structured document queries hybrid multi-level concurrency control efficient navigation in persistent object stores formal semantics of UML reengineering of object bases and integrity dependence . Fundamentals of Information Systems serves as an excellent reference, providing insight into some of the most challenging research issues in the field.
Education

Fundamentals of Information Systems

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 179

View: 451

Facts101 is your complete guide to Fundamentals of Information Systems. In this book, you will learn topics such as Database Systems, Data Centers, and Business Intelligence, Telecommunications, the Internet, Intranets, and Extranets, Electronic and Mobile Commerce and Enterprise Systems, and Information and Decision Support Systems plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.
Computers

Fundamentals of Information Systems (with MindTap(tm) MIS 1-Semester Printed Access Card)

Author: Ralph Stair

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page:

View: 237

FUNDAMENTALS OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 8th Edition covers the latest research and developments from the field and their impact on the rapidly changing role of today's IS professional. You'll learn how information systems can increase profits and reduce costs as you explore cloud computing, e-commerce, virtual reality, hacking, and numerous other technologies and issues reshaping the industry. This package includes the printed text as well as an access code that will provide you with 6 months of seamless digital access to your MindTap(tm) MIS resources from within your campus Learning Management System. You will be prompted to enter this access code the first time that you click on a link in your course that includes Cengage content.
Education

Fundamentals Of Information Systems Security

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 57

View: 437

Facts101 is your complete guide to Fundamentals Of Information Systems Security. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.
Computers

Lab Manual to Accompany Fundamentals of Information Systems Security

Author: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 152

View: 564

PART OF THE NEW JONES & BARTLETT LEARNING INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY & ASSURANCE SERIES!Fundamentals of Information System Security provides a comprehensive overview of the essential concepts readers must know as they pursue careers in information systems security. The text opens with a discussion of the new risks, threats, and vulnerabilities associated with the transformation to a digital world, including a look at how business, government, and individuals operate today. Part 2 is adapted from the Official (ISC)2 SSCP Certified Body of Knowledge and presents a high-level overview of each of the seven domains within the System Security Certified Practitioner certification. The book closes with a resource for readers who desire additional material on information security standards, education, professional certifications, and compliance laws. With its practical, conversational writing style and step-by-step examples, this text is a must-have resource for those entering the world of information systems security.Instructor Materials for Fundamentals of Information System Security include:PowerPoint Lecture SlidesExam QuestionsCase Scenarios/Handouts.
Computers

Principles of Information Systems

Author: Ralph Stair

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 712

View: 964

Gain a solid understanding of today’s fundamentals of information systems with the most current, concise overview from leading authors Ralph Stair and George Reynolds. PRINCIPLES OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS, Eleventh Edition, relies on 14 captivating chapters to explore the core principles of IS and examine how it’s practiced today. Readers gain a strong grasp of the latest developments and their impact on the rapidly changing role of today’s IS professional. As many as 140 new examples and references in each chapter keep the presentation as current as possible. New discussion focuses on the increased use of cloud computing throughout the world and the latest in mobile solutions and challenges in IS today. Readers see, first-hand, how information systems can increase profits and reduce costs as they review new information on e-commerce and enterprise systems, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, green computing, and other issues reshaping IS today. Expanded materials introduce the increasing challenges of computer crimes and hacking as well as cyberterrorism. This edition presents some of the most recent research on virtual communities and global IS work solutions as well as the growing importance of social networking. No matter what your career plans, PRINCIPLES OF INFORMATION SYSTEMS, Eleventh Edition, can equip you to function more effectively as an employee, manager, or decision maker in business today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.