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ISBN: 9781133935940
Chapter 1, Problem 13RQ
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What factors distinguish the types of information required by strategic managers, by tactical managers, and by operational managers?

Summary Introduction

To determine: The factors that would differentiate the type of information required by strategic, operations, and tactical managers.

Introduction:

Accounting Information System (AIS) is said to be the specialized subsystem of the Information System (IS). AIS can be used in the business events for the purpose of collecting, processing, and reporting the financial information.

Explanation of Solution

Determine the factors that would differentiate the type of information required by operations managers, tactical managers, and strategic managers:

The aggregate of data that are related to the business events kind of information is required by the operations managers. It helps to monitor the daily functions. Operations manager requires summarized and tailored version of the information.

External information is needed for tactical managers...

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