4. Why isISneeded?
Information System (IS) isa system composed of people and
computers that processes or interprets information.
For survival and development of organization.
Helps in motivation, teamwork, innovation, vision, leadership and
proper decision making.
5. Management Information System (MIS)
Management information system, or MIS, broadly refers to a
Provides managers with the tools to organize, evaluate and
efficiently manage departments within an organization.
In order to provide past, present and prediction information, a
management information system isvital
It include software that helps in following:
• decision making
• data resources
• decision support system
• people management and
• project management applications
▶ MIS differs from regular information system.
▶ Primary objectives of these system are analyzing other system
dealing with operational activities of organizational.
▶ MISissubset of overall planning and control.
▶ In the modern field of management, MIS is vital in automation and
human decision making.