Enterprise Resource Planning

Series
Pearson
Author
Mary Sumner  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
1
Language
English
Total pages
152
Pub.-date
November 2013
ISBN13
9781292039800
ISBN
1292039809
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For courses in Graduate MIS, Decision Support Systems, and courses covering the principles of enterprise resource planning systems.
This text takes a generic approach to enterprise resource planning systems and their interrelationships, covering all functional areas of this new type of management challenge. It discusses the re-design of business processes, changes in organisational structure, and effective management strategies that will help assure competitiveness, responsiveness, productivity, and global impact for many organisations in the years ahead.

Features

  • Coverage of all ERP/ERP projects functional areas—Includes production and materials management; sales and marketing; ad accounting and finance. Helps students understand the concepts of organisation, technology, methodology, and management.
  • Numerous examples of business requirements—Enhanced through the use of integrated information systems and re-engineered business processes. Illustrates for students the interrelationships among these subsystems.
  • Customised approaches to ERP development. Enables students to recognise how ERP systems can provide business results in the form of increased business responsiveness, improved competitiveness, and improved business processes.
  • Coverage of concepts, issues, and applications relevant to newer ERP technologies. Familiarises students with decision analysis tools, data warehouses, and Web-based systems supporting eCommerce.
  • Coverage of SDLC. Chapter-opening objectives. Alerts students to key content to be covered, and helps them organise their learning and study goals.
  • Chapter-end exercises. Gives students the opportunity to apply what they have learned in each chapter before moving on.
  • Text-ending integrated case study. Ties together the many facets and details of ERP and ERP projects to give students a working knowledge of the topic.
  • Bibliography in each chapter. Supplies students with current research references.

Table of Contents

  • Part One Style as Choice
  • Lesson One Understanding Style
  • Lesson Two Correctness
  • Part Two Clarity
  • Lesson Three Actions
  • Lesson Four Characters
  • Lesson Five Cohesion and Coherence
  • Lesson Six Emphasis
  • Part Three Clarity of Form
  • Lesson Seven Motivation
  • Lesson Eight Global Coherence
  • Part Four Grace
  • Lesson Nine Concision
  • Lesson Ten Shape
  • Lesson Eleven Elegance
  • Part Five Ethics
  • Lesson Twelve The Ethics of Style
  • Appendix i· Punctuation
  • Appendix II· Using Sources
  • Glossary
  • Suggested Answers
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index