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   Managing the Digital Firm  
 
Case Study: DaimlerChryslerís Agile Supply Chain
 
 
Section 1.1: Why Information Systems?
Why Information Systems Matter
How Much Does IT Matter?
Why IT Now? Digital Convergence and the Changing Business Environment
 
 
Section 1.2: Perspectives on Information Systems
What Is an Information System?
Window on Organizations: Cemex: A Digital Firm in the Making
Window on Technology: UPS Competes Globally with Information Technology
It Isnít Just Technology: A Business Perspective on Information Systems
Dimensions of Information Systems
 
 
Section 1.3: Contemporary Approaches to Information Systems
Technical Approach
Behavioral Approach
Approach of This Text: Sociotechnical Systems
 
 
Section 1.4: Learning to Use Information Systems: New Opportunities with Technology
The Challenge of Information Systems: Key Management Issues
Integrating Text with Technology: New Opportunities for Learning
 
 
Learning Supplements
Make IT Your Business
Summary
Key Terms
Review Questions
Discussion Questions
Application Software Exercise: Database Exercise: Adding Value to Information for Management Decision Making.
Dirt Bikes U.S.A.: Preparing a Management Overview of the Company
Electronic Commerce Project: Analyzing Shipping Costs
Group Project: Analyzing a Business System
Case Study: Dollar General: Heavy on Organization, Light on Systems
 
 
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