Accounting Information Systems

Author: Joseph W. Wilkinson
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0471253529
Release Date: 1999-10-05
Genre: Business & Economics

Intended for a one-semester course in Accounting Information Systems taught at the sophomore, junior, or senior level at most two- and four-year schools. This revision is completely streamlined, includes new pedagogy, and is accompanied by a CD-ROM containing added coverage, making it flexible enough to suit a variety of different approaches to the course.

Accounting Information Systems

Author: Ulric J. Gelinas
Publisher: Cengage AU
ISBN: 9780170426343
Release Date: 2018
Genre:

Today's accounting professionals are challenged to identify enterprise risks and provide quality assurance for a company's information systems. ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS, 11th International Edition, focuses on three critical accounting information systems in use today: enterprise systems; e-Business systems; and controls for maintaining those systems. Students will easily grasp even the most challenging topics as they explore today's most intriguing AIS topics relative to business processes, information technology, strategic management, security, and internal controls. The 11th International Edition provides students with the tools for organising and managing information to help them succeed and protect the integrity of their employer's information system.

Core Concepts of Accounting Information Systems

Author: Mark G. Simkin
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118742938
Release Date: 2014-11-24
Genre: Business & Economics

Knowing how an accounting information systems gather and transform data into useful decision-making information is fundamental knowledge for accounting professionals. Mark Simkin, Jacob Rose, and Carolyn S. Norman's essential text, Core Concepts of Accounting Information Systems, 13th Edition helps students understand basic AIS concepts and provides instructors the flexibility to support how they want to teach the course.

Accounting Information Systems

Author: George H. Bodnar
Publisher: Pearson/Education
ISBN: 0133099938
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Accounting

From previous ed.: For undergraduate or graduate courses in Accounting Information Systems. Core coverage of business processes, transaction cycles, and internal controls. An understanding of business processes is fundamental to contemporary auditing, and professional and legal considerations relating to an organization's internal control processes. Following a Business Process Approach, Accounting Information Systems stresses information, communication, and networking technology within the context of business processes, transaction cycles and internal control structure.The eleventh edition offers streamlined information and a new chapter covering fraud.

Accounting Information Systems

Author: James A. Hall
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305465114
Release Date: 2015-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

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.

Accounting Information Systems

Author: Donna Kay
Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed
ISBN: 9780133425710
Release Date: 2013-04-11
Genre: Business & Economics

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Directed primarily toward Accounting college/university majors, this text also provides practical content to current and aspiring industry professionals. Kay/Ovlia is designed to assist readers as they explore the crossroads of accounting and IT—the very place where they’ll learn how to gain a competitive edge in the accounting field. To help them on their journey, this text presents information on how to develop communication, leadership, strategic and critical thinking, a customer focus, an interpretation of converging information, and technological skills.

Financial Accounting Theory and Analysis Text and Cases 12th Edition

Author: Richard G. Schroeder
Publisher: Wiley Global Education
ISBN: 9781119299349
Release Date: 2016-11-18
Genre: Business & Economics

Financial Accounting Theory and Analysis: Text and Cases, 12th Edition continues to concentrate on showing readers how accounting standards directly affect daily decision making on the job. The new edition of this text has been updated and revised to provide students and professionals with the theoretical background they need to keep up with the convergence issues and succeed in today’s increasingly global economy.

Introduction to Information Systems

Author: R. Kelly Rainer
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470473528
Release Date: 2010-04-12
Genre: Computers

Information technology professionals will gain invaluable information with this updated resource on how to connect concepts to key business areas. These areas include accounting, finance, marketing, management, human resources, and operations. The new edition provides concise and accessible coverage of core IT topics. Do It Yourself activities show them how to apply the information on the job. Technology professionals will then be able to discover how critical IT is to each functional area and every business.

Using Financial Accounting Information The Alternative to Debits and Credits

Author: Gary A. Porter
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337276337
Release Date: 2016-12-05
Genre: Business & Economics

Using a proven non-debit/credit approach that emphasizes the decision-usefulness of accounting information and de-emphasizes mechanical procedures, USING FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING INFORMATION, 10E enables students to be effective decision makers and business leaders. Porter’s unique Transaction Analysis Model demonstrates the effects of economic events on the balance sheet and the income statement. In addition, this book introduces financial data and business strategies through highly-recognizable focus companies that draw students in. Finally, larger topics are broken up into modules that encourage students to review and learn in manageable segments. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Accounting Information Systems for Decision Making

Author: Daniela Mancini
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783642357619
Release Date: 2013-04-18
Genre: Business & Economics

​This book contains a collection of research papers on accounting information systems including their strategic role in decision processes, within and between companies. An accounting system is a complex system composed of a mix of strictly interrelated elements such as data, information, human resources, IT tool, accounting models and procedures. Accounting information systems are often considered the instrument by default for accounting automation. This book aims to sketch a clear picture of the current state of AIS research, including design, acceptance and reliance, value-added decision making, interorganizational links, and process improvements. The contributions in this volume emphasize that AIS has grown into a powerful strategic tool. The book provides evidence for this observation by examining a wide range of current issues ranging from theory development in AIS to practical applications of accounting information systems. In particular it focuses on themes of growing interest in the realm of XBRL and Financial Reporting, Management Information Systems, IT/IS Audit and IT/IS Compliance. The book will be of interest to financial and managerial accountants and IT/IS practitioners, including information systems managers and consultants.

Design of Fluid Thermal Systems

Author: William S. Janna
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781285859651
Release Date: 2014-02-21
Genre: Technology & Engineering

This book is designed to serve senior-level engineering students taking a capstone design course in fluid and thermal systems design. It is built from the ground up with the needs and interests of practicing engineers in mind; the emphasis is on practical applications. The book begins with a discussion of design methodology, including the process of bidding to obtain a project, and project management techniques. The text continues with an introductory overview of fluid thermal systems (a pump and pumping system, a household air conditioner, a baseboard heater, a water slide, and a vacuum cleaner are among the examples given), and a review of the properties of fluids and the equations of fluid mechanics. The text then offers an in-depth discussion of piping systems, including the economics of pipe size selection. Janna examines pumps (including net positive suction head considerations) and piping systems. He provides the reader with the ability to design an entire system for moving fluids that is efficient and cost-effective. Next, the book provides a review of basic heat transfer principles, and the analysis of heat exchangers, including double pipe, shell and tube, plate and frame cross flow heat exchangers. Design considerations for these exchangers are also discussed. The text concludes with a chapter of term projects that may be undertaken by teams of students. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Intermediate Accounting Problem Solving Survival Guide

Author: Marilyn F. Hunt
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118014486
Release Date: 2011-09-06
Genre: Business & Economics

Reflecting the demands for entry-level accountants, the focus of this book is on fostering critical thinking skills, reducing emphasis on memorisation and encouraging more analysis and interpretation by requiring use of technology tools, spreadsheets and databases.