Management Information System (MIS)

Data Processing System
A system that carries out day to day
operational activities of an organisation
Information System
It provides information for the use that can be
used in decision making
Management Information System
A system that converts data from internal and external sources into information
Accessible
Large range of users can gain access to it
Inadequate initial analysis
If the analysis is done by someone inexperienced, they might not appreciate the need to fully analyse the information requirements of managers.
Training
Teaching staff to handle the system
Cost
The amount of money spent when implementing a new system
Usage
The people who are going to be using the new system and for what reason it is going to help in the decision making process
Benefits
If and how the new system is more efficient than the older system