Accounting Information Systems

11th Edition
Ulric J. Gelinas + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337552127



Accounting Information Systems

11th Edition
Ulric J. Gelinas + 3 others
ISBN: 9781337552127
Textbook Problem

“Because a vendor would never propose a system that would not meet an organization’s needs, an external validation of vendor proposals is not really needed.” Identify and discuss situations where this statement may be false.

Summary Introduction

To explain: The situations in which the statements might be false.


Acquiring and implementing accounting information systems:

It describes the acquisition of a system and its phases of development and the steps involved in it. It explains the difference between purchased and in-built systems. It explains the importance of the presence of an accountant in these systems.


The situations at which the statements might be false:

the vendor might submit a proposal that might not meet the organization needs in many situations. Some of them might be:

  • A vendor in the belief that no other vendor can meet the require...

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