Essay about Management Information Systems

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Management Information System
Statistical Research and Methods for Management Decision

In this study, choices of respondent are evaluated to aid the Authority in preparing the scope of services to be used in an RFP for the selection of a Firm able to provide IT Management System services. Respondents participated in focus group as well as answer questions to a questionnaire that was tabulated that will aid in the sampling of data collection and data analysis.

Problem Statement:
     The Housing Authority of the City of Camden (HACC) needs to upgrade the Management Information Systems (MIS) to address
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It was also explained that not all staff would be required to participate and that the department heads would select the participants based on the utilization of the system by the identified staff. This was done because we understood that not all staff of the agency had access to the system and they were not required to do so, such as our maintenance staff and groundskeepers.
Sample Data:
Participants in the study are employees that serve in different capacities within the agency and they are as follows.
·     Record Management Staff
·     Support Staff
·     Personal Assistants and Secretaries
·     Line Managers
·     Human Resource Staff
·     Senior Staff
The participants were given instructions on how to complete the document and given information regarding the purpose and outcome of this study. Even though there are 185 staff members, we decided to just get a sample of 10 from each department. A total of 60 samples were collected and evaluated. Based on the responses of the staff that participated, it was determined that the RFP needs to include each of the following areas of deficiencies within the scope of services:
·     Research - Improving Network