IGNOU MBA Solved Assignment

MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2017

1. “An operating system performs allocation and assignment of system resources, schedules the use of computer resources, monitors the computer system activities etc.” Discuss briefly! 2. What impact does the implementation of programmed decision-making have on the management system of an organization? 3. Explain the concept of integrated software applications. Describe its advantages and business utility. Which of the business solutions offered by market leaders do you like the most? Why? 4. Briefly discuss the concept, fundamentals and vocabulary of a programming language from your … [Read more...]

MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – Jun 2017

1. What is open source software? Where can one find Open Source software? Isn't it hard to get reliable support for open-source software? Explain the differences between commercial software, shareware, open source software, freeware, and public domain software. 2. What is change in the focus of operations management? Is this change in the focus is due to the increase of competitiveness in Business? Elaborate. Also illustrate, the capabilities expected of information systems in context of Operations Management. 3. Discuss the important features of Java. Describe the Java development tools … [Read more...]

MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2016

1. Describe the management functions at various levels in the context of relationships between management and information needs. 2. Describe the role of transaction processing system in management functions. Briefly mention the subsystems of operations management. 3. How do Information systems contribute the Total Quality Management (TQM)? Justify your answer with examples. 4. Why is data mining being put to use in more and more businesses? Also, briefly mention some popular data mining techniques. . 5. Write short notes on: a) Hyper Text Transfer Protocol (HTTP) & File … [Read more...]

MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2016

1. What is the purpose of a computer aided decision support system? What are the major components of such a system? How does it help the decision making process? 2. “Every component of a computer such as software, hardware and network should be protected”. Justify! Why should every organization have a disaster recovery plan to protect itself? What are the main components of a disaster recovery plan? 3. What are the technology related challenges that are invisible? Highlight the pitfalls? How integrated software application can help in this? 4. “Excel is very versatile spreadsheet … [Read more...]

MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignments July-Dec 2015

1. What is the purpose of a computer aided decision support system? What are the major components of such a system? How does it help the decision making process? 2. What are the determinants of MIS design according to Zani? Explain the following statement, “there is a two way relationship between organization and Information Systems”. 3. Distinguish between data, information and knowledge. Discuss the importance of information system for business decisions. 4. In which phase of system life cycle the following are performed? Defining the problem, identifying its causes, specifying the … [Read more...]

MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan-June 2015

1. Define the Internet, Intranet, and e-commerce. Write a note on e-commerce. What are the advantages of e-commerce over conventional business? 2. Discuss why management needs information. Is it possible for the management of an organization to make effective decisions without the aid of an information system? Discuss. 3. Indentify the role of transaction processing system in the development information system. Suggest few modules, you would like to add to improve the Marketing Information System. 4. What are the three major areas of feasibility, which are addressed in system … [Read more...]

MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignments July – Dec 2014

1. Is Information Technology as vital to modern, global business as money? Why or why not? Discuss some trends in IT development. 2. “MIS has become very important in modern organizations.” Explain this giving suitable examples. 3. Describe how IT facilitates recruiting, training and personnel development and labour  planning. 4. Distinguish between information and knowledge. Develop an information system for human resource department. 5. Write short notes on following : (i) Programmed decisions (ii) Emerging trends in convergence of IT (iii) Intranet and Internet … [Read more...]

MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignments Jan – June 2014

1. What is the purpose of a computer aided decision support system? What are the major components of such a system? How does it help the decision making process? 2. What are the determinants of MIS design according to Zani? Explain the following statement, “there is a two way relationship between organization and Information Systems”. 3. What is computerized maintenance management? Explain the conceptual model through which the maintenance function can achieve its objectives on a sustained 4. In which phase of system life cycle the following are performed? Defining the problem, … [Read more...]

MS 7 IGNOU MBA Assignment July – Dec 2013

1. Describe the main components of a network including hardware & software and various types of networks. Distinguish between LAN & WAN and distinguish between Internet and Intranet. 2. Discuss why management needs information. Is it possible for the management of an organization to make effective decisions without the aid of an information system? Discuss. 3. What are integrated software applications? Talk about their advantages and business utility. Write notes on the business software solutions provided by: a) SAP b) PeopleSoft c) Oracle d) Microsoft 4. What are the different … [Read more...]

MS-7 June 2013 Information Systems for Managers

1. (a) Is Information Technology as vital to modern global business as money? Why or why not? Discuss some trends in IT development. (b) Write a note on input and output devices. Distinguish between human data input devices and source data capture devices. 2. (a) Discuss the objectives and process of computer aided decision support system. (b) Describe the decision making process of acquiring application software. 3. (a) Define MIS. Describe the functions that MIS supports in an organization. (b) What are the various ways of assessing the value of information? Explain each method … [Read more...]