Advanced cases in MIS / Joseph A. Brady, Ellen F. Monk

Author(s): Brady, Joseph A
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Subjects: Management information systems
Management information systems--Case studies
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, MA : Course Technology, 2000
LC Classification: T
Physical Description: x, 222 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Pt. 1. Database Cases Using Access
Tutorial A. Database Design 2
Tutorial B. Database Queries and Reports 9
Case 1. Preliminary Case: The Mrs. Grey Rooming House Database 44
Case 2. Preliminary Case: The Purple and Green Faculty Club Database 49
Case 3. The Pest-B-Gone Exterminator Service Database 55
Case 4. The Dentist's Office Database 61
Case 5. The Gourmet Chocolate Company Database 66
Case 6. The Rent-a-Computer Company Database 73
Case 7. The Information Systems Temp Agency Database 79
Case 8. The Baby-sitting Co-op Database 86
Case 9. The Forever-Green Lawn Care Company Database 92
Case 10. The Rent-an-Event Party Rentals Database 98
Pt. 2. Decision Support Cases Using Excel
Tutorial C. Building a Decision Support System in Excel 106
Case 11. Preliminary Case: The Meat and Potatoes Restaurant Local Decision 127
Case 12. The JED Manufacturing Co. Outsourcing Decision 134
Case 13. The TUV Bond Fund Investment Policy Decision 141
Case 14. The Cup O'Joe Coffee House Decision 150
Case 15. The Bob and Babs Warehouse Location Decision 158
Pt. 3. Decision Support Cases Using the Excel Solver
Tutorial D. Building A Decision Support System Using Excel's Solver 168
Case 16. Preliminary Case: The Publishing House Decision 186
Case 17. The Branch Library Decision 192
Case 18. The One-Year Investment Portfolio Decision 199
Case 19. The Vet Center Horse Meal Mix Decision 208
Case 20. The Country Inn Expansion Decision 215
Additional Authors: Monk, Ellen F
Notes: ISBN: 0619000619
OCLC Number: 43353629
ISBN/ISSN: 0619000619