Accounting Information Systems

Author: Ulric Gelinas,Richard Dull

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0324378823

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 688

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As the importance of accounting information systems (AIS) grows in the world of business today, so does your need for a solid background in this critical area. ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 7E helps you develop the necessary skills and solid foundation in enterprise risk management as it relates to business processes and their information systems. The book's proven coverage centers around three of the areas most critical in accounting information systems today--enterprise systems, e-Business systems, and controls for maintaining those systems--with icons that direct your attention to the most important information. The book uses a conversational writing style and relaxed tone, rather than stilted, technical language, to help you easily grasp even the most challenging topics. You explore today's most intriguing AIS topics and how they relate to information technology, business processes, strategic management, security, and internal controls. With this edition, you master the basics of information systems, the tools and processes for organizing and managing information, as well as a more advanced enterprise risk management topics. This edition guides for through the dimensions of corporate governance, internal controls, and business processes in detail. A new full chapter on systems development equips you with critical skills in acquiring and implementing accounting information systems. Whether you want an emphasis on enterprise risk management approach, solid understanding of databases or REA, or a background in systems development, ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 7E has the thorough foundation and information you need. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Accounting Information Systems

Author: James A. Hall

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305465113

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 816

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Gain a strong understanding of the accounting information systems and related technologies you'll use in your business career with Hall's leading ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 9E. You'll find a unique emphasis on ethics, fraud, and the modern manufacturing environment. The book focuses on the needs and responsibilities of accountants as end users of systems, systems designers, and auditors. This text completely integrates Sarbanes-Oxley as it affects internal controls and other relevant topics. In this new edition, with thorough updates of the transaction cycle and business processes coverage, you examine the risks and advantages of cloud computing and gain a better understanding of the differences in the manual and automated accounting system needs of small and large companies. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Accounting information systems

transaction processing and controls

Author: James L. Boockholdt

Publisher: Irwin Professional Publishing

ISBN: 9780256166804

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 896

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This well-known text provides students with the knowledge of information systems needed to begin their accounting careers. It emphasizes systems as an accounting discipline while providing technological competence. It teaches from an accounting, rather than a MIS, perspective. Provides balanced coverage of systems, EDP Controls, and auditing of systems. Modular approach allows for teaching flexibility.
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Accounting Information Systems

Controls and Processes

Author: Leslie Turner,Andrea B. Weickgenannt

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471479519

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 648

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Master the technological tools of today′s accounting profession In your grandfather′s day, the ledger book was the accountant′s bible. Today, technology is king. From simple programs such as UBS and MYOB to complex enterprise–level systems, accounting systems play a critical function in maintaining accounting data and administering internal controls in any organization. Any aspiring accountant must fully grasp how information systems work, what their capabilities are, and their incorporation into a company′s business processes and internal controls. Stressing simplicity and accessibility while avoiding confusing jargon, Accounting Information Systems: The Processes and Control introduces you in simple and clear language to the technology utilized by accountants. Using simple process maps, document flowcharts, and data flow diagrams, this comprehensive yet easily comprehended book defines business processes and explains the foundational concepts of accounting information systems (AIS). It goes on to give you a solid understanding of: ∗ The proper control environment for overseeing and controlling processes ∗ Ethics and fraud prevention, corporate and IT governance, and auditing procedures, including the COSO framework and the Trust Principles ∗ Business processes––from revenue and cash collection to expenditure and administrative––and the internal controls in organizations ∗ The hardware, software, and systems that support the business processes Offering real–world examples, helpful screen captures, exercises, and other features designed to enhance your mastery of the material, this book prepares you for working with the accounting information systems that are so essential to the profession today.
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Accounting Information Systems

Author: Marshall B. Romney

Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Accounting

Page: 928

View: 1924

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This text seeks to show the reader how to design and use an accounting information system (AIS) to provide information useful for decision-making. Focus boxes providing real world examples of concepts, techniques and practices as described are interspersed in the text. This edition has chapters on the three basic functions of the AIS together with an understanding of what the system does manually, and on data modelling, covering how students can use query language to derive traditional financial statements and managerial reports from a database AIS.
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Accounting Information Systems

Author: James Hall

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0324560893

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 912

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The Routledge Companion to Accounting Information Systems

Author: Martin Quinn,Erik Strauss

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317297334

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 310

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Information technology has permeated all walks of life in the past two decades. Accounting is no exception. Be it financial accounting, management accounting, or audit, information technology and systems have simplified daily tasks and routine work, simplified reporting, and changed how accounting is done. The Routledge Companion to Accounting Information Systems provides a prestige reference work which offers students and researchers an introduction to current and emerging scholarship in the discipline. Contributions from an international cast of authors provides a balanced view of both the technical underpinnings and organisational consequences of accounting information systems. With a focus on the business consequences of technology, this unique reference book will be a vital resource for students and researchers involved in accounting and information management.
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Accounting Information Systems

Author: Ulric J. Gelinas,Richard B. Dull,Patrick Wheeler

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305176219

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 744

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Owners and managers rely on today's accounting professional to identify and monitor enterprise risks and to provide quality assurance for a company's information systems. ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 10E focuses on three critical accounting information systems in use today: enterprise systems, e-Business systems, and controls for maintaining those systems. The text fully explores the integrated nature of AIS with its foundations in information technology, business processes, strategic management, security, and internal controls. Students will easily grasp even the most challenging subjects as they explore today's most intriguing AIS topics discussed in a conversational and relaxed tone rather than complex technical language. The tenth edition provides students with the necessary tools for organizing and managing information to help them succeed and protect the integrity of their employer's information system. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Introduction to Accounting Information Systems

Author: Tony Boczko

Publisher: Financial Times/Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780273739388

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 462

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Introduction to Accounting Information Systems offers an introductory insight into the nature, role and context of accounting information systems. Students will gain an understanding of how companies can integrate technologies into their AIS and how this integration can assist in the management and control of organisational resources and the maximisation of shareholder wealth.
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