The Pursuit of Information

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As we step into new age of technology where boundaries between nations are fading and businesses are expanding over a wide range of customers, "Information" has become the most valued asset of every business environment worldwide. From employee database, online customer order / services to re-designing a marketing plan or optimizing critical engineering processes, "Information" has placed itself on the top shelf in every stream of business environment creating a huge demand for Information Management…

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Over the decades, technology has evolved manifolds. The major enhancements pertaining to the technological developments involve the communication media. Transfer of information amongst the users has always been a critical issue embedded in the communication strategies. Business environments have imbibed the technology trends up to a great extent in order to enhance their functionality as a complete unit that integrated diverse areas of work (Govindaraj, 2001). The necessity to manage all the data and information related to the vendors, consumers, employees, work processes, business transactions, stakeholders and so on had to be addressed to the minutest details. This issue demanded for an evolution of a system that could store all the information generated at diverse fields of work and support the handling of information in a limpid manner. The system that provides the infrastructure to manage and maintain such task is known as "Information Systems Provision".
Information Systems is implemented on the type of the information, whose analysis is required to understand the processes and parameters linked to the data. ...
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