Automated information system

An automated information system ( AIS ) is an assembly of computer hardware , software , firmware , or any combination of these, configured to accomplish specific information -handling operations, such as communication, computation, dissemination, processing , and storage of information. Included are computers, word processing systems, networks, or other electronic information handling systems, and associated equipment. [1] Management information systems are a common example of automated information systems. Continue Reading “Automated information system”

Association for Information Systems

The Association for Information Systems ( AIS ) is an international, not-for-profit, professional association with the stated mission to serve society through the advancement of knowledge and the promotion of excellence in the practice and study of information systems. [2] Membership is made up of academic educators, researchers, and institutions that specialize in information systems (IS) development, implementation, and evaluation. [3] The association has members in more than 90 countries, [2] and is led by a president who is annually elected from one of three world regions-the Americas, Europe and Africa, and Asia-Pacific on a rotating basis. The governing council is made up of elected vice-presidents and other officers and council members who are elected in the three world regions. [3] The International Conference on Information Systems (ICIS), which alternates between the three world regions, and the Americas Conference for Information Systems (AMCIS) At different sites in North, Central, and South America. The Association publishes academic journals including: [4] (AMCIS), which is located at different sites in North, Central, and South America. The Association publishes academic journals including: [4] (AMCIS), which is located at different sites in North, Central, and South America. The Association publishes academic journals including: [4] Continue Reading “Association for Information Systems”

Accounting information system

An accounting information system ( AIS ) is a system of collecting, storing and processing financial and accounting data that are used by decision makers . An accounting information system is a computer-based method for tracking and accounting. The resulting and financial carryforwards can be used internally by management or by other interested Externally parts Including Investors , Creditors and tax autorités. Accounting information systems are designed to bracket all accounting functions and activities Including auditing , financial accounting & reporting, Managerial / management accounting and tax . The most widely adopted accounting information systems are auditing and financial reporting modules. Continue Reading “Accounting information system”