The paper "How Information System Act as Agents of Change" is a wonderful example of a report on management. Modern society is currently in a disorderly manner, this is because the past has been eliminated and replaced by the modern world. Change occurs not for any reason but to accomplish an overall goal and it is usually provoked by outside driving force such as addressing new markets or need for dramatic increases in productivity. Avengers (1998, pp. 15-28) describes that information systems include any system, data records, and activities used to process data in a given organization.
These systems are necessary to an organization as they develop solutions for various business problems. The above study shows how information systems act as agents of change to society and in organizations. Benefits of information systems According to Eischen (2000), information systems has mostly increased as the heart of scientific, commercial, and media processes and therefore have defined modern technology which includes complex information systems, communication superhighway, and ubiquitous computing. Information systems have risen to be the greatest technology provider linking the computer to the emerging global and a networking society.
The popularity of information technology is inevitable in all aspects and has massive effects on society. Through developed information systems, society is now experiencing a revolution similar to that of an industrial revolution. This has increasingly changed ethical responsibilities and social norms. Information systems (IS) is a computer information system that collects, stores, processes, and report data from various sources in order to provide necessary data needed by the management of a firm in making decisions. Masutti (2001) explains that information systems perform various functions which include one, educating, and learning function.
IS provides various learning opportunities to inexperienced and naï ve users. This, therefore, gives a better opportunity of incorporating the effects of the decision-making process focusing on the kind of information available.
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