Management Information Systems, often referred to as MIS, is an important discipline because it allows people to support business operations through technology. The term refers to the ability to manage a collection of sy... More »

Information systems are a combination of the technology, knowledge and people involved in servicing the informational requirements of organizations and individuals. Students can study for information systems degrees that... More » Technology Internet & Networking

According to, some of the disadvantages associated with such systems include privacy, security, employee assessment, user error and downtime. The Houston Chronicle indicates that other disadvantages usually... More »

Systems thinking is a management discipline that involves understanding systems by analyzing linkages and interactions between the parts that make up the whole of a defined system. Systems thinking uses tools, concepts a... More »

The components of a management information system (MIS) include hardware, software, data, procedures and personnel/users. A management information system can be defined as a system that provides organizations with the in... More »

Record keeping in school is the maintenance of information about each student, which includes basic biographical data, contact information, educational progress and modifications, attendance, discipline, and medical conc... More »

Hughes Telematics works by integrating all of the electrical and computerized systems in a vehicle into one platform that is connected to outside networks to provide the driver with useful information. The telematics dev... More » Technology