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  1. a prescribed sequence of work steps performed in order to produce a desired result for the organization.
    Business Process
  2. Set of procedures and policies adopted within an organization to safeguard its assets, check the accuracy and reliability of its data, promote operational efficiency, and encourage adherence to prescribed managerial practices.
    Internal Controls
  3. 1- comprises the processes, procedures, and systems that capture accounting data from business processes
    2 - record the accounting data in the appropriate records
    3 - process the detailed accounting data by classifying, summarizing, and consolidating
    4 - report the summarized accounting data to internal and external users.
    Accounting Information System
  4. provides materials or operating supplies to an organization
  5. is the entities, processes, and information flows that involve the movement of materials, funds, and related information through the full logistics process, from the acquisition of raw materials to the delivery of finished products to the end user.
    Supply Chain
  6. The management and control of all materials, funds, and related information in the logistics process, from the acquisition of raw materials to the delivery of finished products to the end user (customer).
    Supply Chain Management
  7. Using IT systems to enhance efficiency and effectiveness of internal or supply chain processes
    IT enablement
  8. the computers, ancillary equipment, software, services, and related resources as applied to support business processes. 
    Information Technology
  9. the purposeful and organized changing of business processes to make them more efficient.
    Business Process Reengineering (BPR)
  10. The smallest unit of information in a computer system.
  11. a unit of storage that represents one character.
    byte (made up of 8 bits)
  12. one item within a record.
  13. a set of related fields for the same entity.
  14. the entire set of related record form a ____.
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2012-08-24 22:31:22
Chapter One

Introduction to AIS
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