Flashcards in ch1 Deck (13):
There are 5 fundamental components in every information systems
MIS will help businesses achieve goals and objectives
What is data to one person may be information to another.
The fact that it rained 1.2 inches today is an example of information
Information relevance is an important characteristic of good information.
A good information system will provide each user with more information than they could possibly use.
Programmability, relevance and timeliness are all aspects of good information.
Information technology and information systems refer to basically the same idea.
Moore's Law states that the speed of computer chips doubles every eighteen months.
The average cost of a gallon of petrol is currently $3.01. This is an example of data.
An MIS helps businesses achieve:
its goals and objectives
The basic idea of Moore’s law is that:
the density of transistors on a computer chip doubles every 18 months.