Information Systems Analysis and Design (2nd Edition)

Systems Acquisition Approach

by Shouhong Wang, PhD & Hai Wang, PhD


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Information Systems Analysis and Design presents essential knowledge about management information systems development. It is used for four-year university and college students who study information systems analysis and design.

Students will learn the information systems development strategies and the process of information systems development. The book emphasizes the key methods of information systems acquisition development, including business process modeling and systems acquisition design. To maintain a well-rounded approach to the topic, both fundamental knowledge about information systems development and hands-on materials are presented. Succinct tutorials for professional systems development project are also included.

About the Author

Shouhong Wang is a Commonwealth Professor at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. He received his Ph.D. in Information Systems from McMaster University. He has over 35 years’ experience of higher education in the Information Systems field. He has published more than 140 research papers in academic journals and several books on the subjects of information systems.

Hai Wang is a Professor at Saint Mary’s University, Canada. He received his B.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of New Brunswick, and his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Toronto. His doctoral dissertation concentrated on database management and query processing. He has published over 90 research articles in journals such as The VLDB Journal, Journal of Database Management, Data & Knowledge Engineering, Knowledge and Information Systems.