MISC - Management of Information Systems: Journal Articles
This LibGuide contains electronic resources to support all the courses within the MISC degree, including eBooks, journal articles, streaming videos, and websites. Choose the appropriate tab for your course to access the resources.
Financial Executive. Nov2012, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p97-98.
The article looks at the growing use of cloud computing as a component of corporations' information technology (IT) strategies as of 2012, focusing on computing related to data analytics. The authors discuss three elements of the business environment that make cloud computing increasingly suitable, Big Data, or the vast volume of customer and other data, physical and geographic mobility of business activities, and the advent of social media. They note that cloud computing can reduce the operational costs associated with handing high-volume data and can make real-time, multi-source data available to facilitate rapid responses to customers' needs
Financial Executive; Sep2012, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p63-64.
The article discusses business technology and analytics related to enterprise information management (EIM), Big Data or information that organizations house internally in corporate systems or externally in cloud storage, and business intelligence. The discussion focuses on integrating enterprise performance management (EPM) software with analytics engines to enable metadata management for financial reporting and making data an asset. Online analytical processing (OLAP) and the analytics-as-utility trend in data management and governance are noted.