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Riordan Manufacturing is a manufacturing company that manufactures plastic. All companies must have some sort of information system, along with different types of hardware and software. Businesses need good information systems in order to ensure that their records are accurate and complete. There are many types of information systems that are employed by payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and accounting. Input controls help ensure the validity, accuracy, and completeness of the data entered into an accounting information system. When working with input controls it is important to observe, record, and write down all the companies’ data. When observing the data the company must make use of dual observation, for the…show more content…
Communication software allows different computers to transmit and share their data among one another. Another application software that is used within the information systems is enterprise resource planning software. The enterprise resource planning software allows businesses and government agencies to transmit and share different financial data. When working within a company, the company’s payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and accounting information systems all interact with one another. The company’s payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and accounting information systems all are recorded within the company’s software programs and database. All companies must keep track of their employee payroll, which is maintained and controlled within the information systems. Along with payroll being documented into the company’s information systems what a company is bringing in and owing (accounts receivable and accounts payable) is also recorded and controlled with the company’s information system. The information system has many different software programs that allow the company’s payroll, accounts payable, and accounts receivable to work efficiently with one another. The software programs are set up conveniently to deal with each. In order to make the organization more efficient, I would suggest/recommend to management that they should have biweekly or monthly meetings with employees
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