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					  The Importance of IS
     Management


         Chapter 1
Information Systems Management
          In Practice 6E
      McNurlin & Sprague
A Little History




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The Organizational Environment

    External forces cause firms to
     reexamine how they compete:
            Internet Economy
              Globalization
          Business Ecosystems
            Decapitalization
         Faster Business Cycles
 Greater Transparency and Accountability
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The Organizational Environment
Internal structural forces affect how
         companies operate:
             Demand-pull
          Customer centricity
              Self-service
           Real-time working
         Team-based working
  Anytime/anyplace information work
  Outsourcing and strategic alliances
       The demise of hierarchy          4
   The Organizational Environment

Goals of the New Work Environment
    • Leveraging knowledge globally
      • Organizing for complexity
        • Working electronically
• Handling continuous and discontinuous
                change.
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The Technology Environment




       Hardware Trends

    Moving Toward Wireless
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The Technology Environment




       Software Trends

       Network-centric
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The Technology Environment




         Data Trends

    Move Towards Content
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The Technology Environment




    Communication Trends

    Internet-centric Telecom
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The Mission of Information Systems


  The mission is to improve the
    performance of people in
 organizations through the use of
     information technology.



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A Simple Model




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A Better Model




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Case Example: Mead Corporation




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Case Example: Mead Corporation




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Case Example: Mead Corporation




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Case Example: Mead Corporation




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