Overview for Management Information System: A Conceptual Foundation
Management information system provide the managers with the accurate and timely informations that are relevant to his decision-making needs in regard to the establishment of objectives, policies and strategies of the organization. Managers obtain valuable insight into the system operations and the significant parameters related to the planning and control of operations while formulating their informations requirements. Information requirement are never static. It exists in a world of concrete places and things, natural resources, and living persons. The sum of all these factors and forces is called the organizations environment. The present work is an humble attempt to study the concept of Management Information System and its role in planning, controlling and operating different functions of an organization by furnishing required information in the proper time frame to assist the decision-making process.
Ziauddin Khairoowala (Author)
Dr. Ziauddin Khairoowala obtained his M. Com. and Ph.D. degrees from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. A seasoned teacher, having over two decades professional standing, he was Asstt. Professor in Commerce, New College, Madras and Reader in Commerce at A.M.U., Aligarh. Currently, he is Associate Professor, in Department of Management and Public Administration, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia (Africa). A keen researcher, Dr. Khairoowala is an active member of many professional organizations. He has participated in many national/international seminars and conferences. A prolific writer he has a number of research papers, published in journals of repute besides many outstanding books to his credit.