MGTA02H3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Information Management, Information Quality, Information System

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MGTA02H3 Full Course Notes
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I n for mat ion management: an overv iew. Managers now turn to digital technology as an integral part of organizational resources and as a means of conducting everyday business. Information manager is the manager responsible for the activities needed to generate, analyze, and disseminate information that a company needs to make good decisions. Information management is an internal operation that arranges the firm"s information resources to support business performance and outcomes. Information is a meaningful, useful interpretation of data. Information system is an organized method of transforming data into information that can be used for decision making. Is managers must first determine what information is needed. Then they must gather the data and apply the technology to convert data into information. They must also control the flow of information so that it goes only to those people who need it. Information quality depends on an organization"s technological resources and on the people who manage them. www. notesolution. com.