Levels of Management.

Levels of Management. Each organization is made up of several levels. These could be classified broadly into three categories : Top, Middle and Junior management levels, The top management performs strategic planning and the other two levels provides supports in the form of processed information.    Top ( or strategic ) management establishes the policies, plans … Read more

FrameWork For Understanding Management Information System.

FrameWork For Understanding Management Information System.

Framework Framework For Understanding Management Information System. There is too much data and information in an organization. In order to design a MIS successfully, we need a framework to structure the information so that the data and information relevant for decision-making can be separated from rest of the data. Before we talk about the design … Read more

Characteristics Of Management Information System.

Characteristics Of Management Information System. System Approach: The information system follows a System’s approach. The system’s approach implies a holistic approach to the study of system and its performance in the light for the objective for which it has been constituted. Management Oriented: The top-down approach must be followed while designing the MIS. The top-down … Read more

What is implementation levels of MIS?

What is implementation levels of MIS? Implementation of a system is as much important as the creation of it. Implementation can easily destroy the good work done in the earlier phases and bring the system to a standstill. Implementation requires technical and managerial skills as the implementers work as change agents.  Implementation is also a … Read more

Sub-Systems of an Information system: EDP/MIS/DSS.

Sub-Systems of an Information system: EDP/MIS/DSS.  Electronic data processing (EDP) Electronic data processing is also known as EDP, a frequently used term for automatic information processing. It uses the computers to collect, manipulate, record, classification and to summarize data. EPD can be described as the processing of data using electronic means such as computers, calculators, servers and … Read more

Procedural, Object-oriented and event driven Programming Languages (Visual Basic).

Procedural, Object-oriented and event driven Programming Languages (Visual Basic). Procedural Programming : Procedural Programming can be defined as a programming model which is derived from structured programming, based upon the concept of calling procedure. Procedures, also known as routines, subroutines or functions, simply consist of a series of computational steps to be carried out. During … Read more

what is Visual Basic? Visual and non-visual programming.

what is Visual Basic? Visual and non-visual programming. What is VB? Visual Basic is a third-generation event-driven programming language first released by Microsoft in 1991. It evolved from the earlier DOS version called BASIC. BASIC means Beginners’ All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code. Since then Microsoft has released many versions of Visual Basic, from Visual Basic 1.0 to the final version Visual Basic 6.0. … Read more

Types of Information in MIS.

Types of Information in MIS. Information contains an element of surprise, reduces uncertainty and triggers off action, The information can be classified into three types : 1. Environmental Information : Environmental information requirement can be further classified and described as follows: Government Policies : Information about government policies or financial and tax affairs, political stability, etc. is required and … Read more

MDU University BCA 5th Semester Syllabus, Data Communication and Networking.

  BCA 5th Semester Syllabus BCA – 303 : Data Communication and Networking UNIT – I  Introduction to Computer Communications and Networking Technologies; Uses of Computer Networks; Network Devices, Nodes, and Hosts; Types of Computer Networks and their Topologies; Network Software: Network Design issues and Protocols; Connection-Oriented and Connectionless Services; Network Applications and Application Protocols; … Read more

MDU University BCA 5th Semester Syllabus, Computer Graphics.

BCA 5th Semester Syllabus BCA-302: Computer Graphics   UNIT – I  Graphics Primitives: Introduction to computer graphics, Basics of Graphics systems, Application areas of Computer Graphics, overview of graphics systems, video-display devices, and raster-scan systems, random scan systems, graphics monitors and workstations and input devices. Output Primitives: Points and lines, line drawing algorithms, mid-point circle and … Read more

MDU University BCA 5th Semester Syllabus, Visual Basic.

BCA 5th Semester Syllabus BCA – 304 : Visual Basic UNIT – I Introduction to VB: Visual & non-visual programming, Procedural, Object-oriented and event driven programming languages, The VB environment: Menu bar, Toolbar, Project explorer, Toolbox, Properties window, Form designer, Form layout, Immediate window. Visual Development and Event Driven programming.  UNIT – II Basics of Programming: … Read more

Role of information in decision-making. MIS

Role of information in decision-making. MIS Information plays a vital role in decision-making. Even to take very simple decisions, we need information. To understand the role played by information in decision-making, we have to understand how decisions are taken. Decision-making is basically a process that includes the following stages : 1. Identification and structuring of problem/opportunity : One needs information … Read more

What is Information System? Definition, Characteristics and Types of information System.

What is Information System? Definition, Characteristics and Types of information System. What is Information System? An information System can be seen as the organized combination of people, hardware, Software, communication, networks, data resources, policies and procedures, that stores, retrieves, transforms and disseminates, information in an organization. Various types of physical devices (hardware), information processing instructions … Read more

What is System? Characteristics, Elements, Types and System Approach.

What is System? Characteristics, Elements, Types and System Approach. System The word system is derived from the Greek word “systema”, which means a organized relationship among the following unit or component. “A system is an orderly grouping of interdependent components linked together according to a plan to achieve a specific objective”. Top 20 SEO Interview Questions … Read more

What is MIS? Definition, Objectives and Components.

What is MIS? Definition, Objectives and Components. Definition MIS Can be defined as a system that: Provides information to support managerial functions like planning , organizing, staffing, directing and controlling. It collects information in a systematic and a routine manner which is in accordance with a well defined set of rules. It includes files, hardware, … Read more

MDU University BCA 5th Semester Syllabus, Management Information System (MIS).

 BCA 5th Semester Syllabus BCA – 301: MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM (MIS) UNIT – I  Introduction to system and Basic System Concepts, Types of Systems, The Systems Approach, Information System: Definition & Characteristics, Types of information, Role of Information in Decision-Making, Sub-Systems of an Information system: EDP and MIS management levels, EDP/MIS/DSS. UNIT –II An overview … Read more