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Negative and Positive Impact of Mis

  • March 2011
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Executive Summary

A management information system (MIS) is a system or process that provides information needed to manage organizations effectively Management information systems are regarded to be a subset of the overall internal controls procedures in a business, which cover the application of people, documents, technologies, and procedures used by management accountants to solve business problems such as costing a product, service or a business-wide strategy. Management information systems are distinct from regular information systems in that they are used to analyze other information systems applied in operational activities in the organization. Academically, the term is commonly used to refer to the group of information management methods tied to the automation or support of human decision making, e.g. Decision Support Systems, Expert systems, and Executive information systems. When this all of this activities run in the organization it face some positive and negative impact. Here in this assignment try to focuse some of this negative and positive impact of MIS in Organization.

Introduction
Information systems have become integral, online, interactive tools deeply involved in the minute-to-munite operation and decision making of large organizations. Over th last decade, information systems h ave fundamentally ltered the economics of organizations and greatly increatly increased the possibilities for organizining work. Theories and concepts from econnomics and sociology help us understand the change brought about by ITInformation systems and the organizations in which they are used interact with and influence each other. The introduction of a new information sysytems will affect organizational structur, goals, work design, values, competitions between interest groups, decision making, and day to day behavior. At the same time, information systems must be designed to serve the needs of important organizational group and will be shaped by the...