Organisational Information Systems

Computer Engineering
5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 2º Semestre, 70,0 TP

Lecturer
- Nuno José Valente Lopes Madeira

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
1. Understand the strategic importance of Information Systems in organizations.
2.Configure and use a Global Enterprise Management System.
3. Be aware of the role of IT and its associated processes within an organisation.

Program
a) Organizational Information Systems: Supported Processes - Value Chain; Evolution of Information Systems.
b) Solutions Map; Content and Information Flow; Existing Market Tools.
c) Organization of an IT Department; Evaluation of Investments in IT, IT Audit, IT Security, Risk Analysis, Aligning Cobit, ITIL and Safety Standards; legislation.

Evaluation Methodology
Written tests. Presentations and teamwork.

Bibliography
- Rascao, J. (2004). Sistemas de Informacao para as Organizacoes. .: Edicoes Silabo
- Silva, P. e Torres, C. e Carvalho, H. (2003). A Seguranca dos Sistemas de Informacao. .: Centro Atlantico
- Laudon, J. e Laudon, K. (2013). Management Information Systems. London: Global Edition, Pearson
- Laudon, K. e Laudon, J. (2015). Management Information Systems: Managing the Digital Firm. London: Global Edition, Pearson
- Madeira, N. (0). Sistemas de Informacao nas Organizacoes - Apontamentos e material de apoio. Acedido em 21 de fevereiro de 2016 em e-learning.ipt.pt

Method of interaction
Lectures and teamwork. Workshops using applications in real environment.

Software used in class
SAP; IBM Watson Analytics Software for Business Processes Management;