What are the distinguishing characteristics of an executive information system (EIS)? Why have these systems become a part of business intelligence in many companies?

MBA 5401 Unit III Assessment

 

Question 1

What are the distinguishing characteristics of an executive information system (EIS)? Why have these systems become a part of business intelligence in many companies?

Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.

 

Question 2

Every large organization has large files or databases containing data used in operating the business. Does a data warehouse differ from these operational files or databases? Explain why or why not.

 

Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.