Originally published in 1972. Managers at all levels and management students may all expect to become involved increasingly in the development of computer-based information systems. This book, based upon practical training given to systems analysts, is designed to help managers achieve a route to successful implementation of computer systems, or to prepare them for involvement in computer projects.
Table of Contents
1. The Work of the Systems Analyst 2. The Assignment Brief and Initial Investigation 3. The Feasibility Study 4. The Approach to Systems Design 5. Data Collection and Preparation 6. Designing File Systems – Magnetic Tape 7. Designing File Systems – Direct Access 8. On-line and Real Time Systems 9. Control of Systems Development 10. Documentation in the Systems Department 11. Installing and Monitoring a System 12. Introducing Change; Bibliography; Index