CAIS 201-12–Introduction to CAIS
All assignments must be typed in MSWord and Exceland must be submitted via Canvas.
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Answer the following questions with your own words
- How is data different from information? How is information different from knowledge? (10 pts)
- What is an information system? What is the role of feedback in a system? (10 pts)
- Why are information systems so essential for running and managing a business today? (10 pts)
- What are the basic modules of an ERP? Pick two different ERP systems in the market and compare the modules. (15 pts)
- Suppose that you are the manager of a computer parts warehouse. Create a simple inventory dashboard using annual inventory data given in the following table. Use the instructions given under the inventory table to create the dashboard.
- Calculate the Min and Max quantities of each SKU (10 pts)
- Calculate the average quantity and standard deviation of each SKU (10 pts)
- Draw a Pie Chart to display annual stock breakdown (percentages) (15 pts)
- Draw a Bar Chart to display monthly total stock in the warehouse (10 pts)
- Create a Line Graph to display the monthly trends of each SKU (10 pts)