IGNOU MCA 5th Semester Solved Assignment
MCS-052 Principles of Management and Information System
QUESTIONS SOLVED IN ASSIGNMENT:
- What is ERP? Explain different components of an ERP system. Compare ERP with other similar software solution.
- What is portfolio management? Discuss the uses and significance of various tools used to automate the portfolio management processes .
- Discuss why management needs information. Is it possible for the management of an organization to make effective decisions without the aid of an information system? Explain.
- How are databases used in e-business? How does e-business fit into different locations within the production chain?
- What is the role of OLAP in decision-making? What does the term drill mean down in an executive information system?
- Explain different advantages and disadvantages of Knowledge Management in Organisations.
- Explain some of the security threats to information systems? How does encryption ensure data security?
- What is total cost of ownership (TCO)? What are the different cost factors for computation of the TCO of any system? Explain.