Paper , Order, or Assignment Requirements
• Provide a definition of the information system, including the type of information managed within the system, typical industry segments that utilize the system, and common user interactions involved in system usage (i.e. consumer or business transactions in an e-commerce system or appointment creation in a health management system).
• Explain the common practices used by the industry for data management prior to the introduction of the information system. Before the introduction of a computerized mechanism for data management, what did firms do?
• Detail the strengths of the information system, including common features and improvements made over prior data management techniques or business processes. Improvements may include, but are not limited to, efficiency, eliminated bottlenecks, or usability/convenience.
• Also give some examples of popular over-the-counter software solutions in this category of information systems.