Hardware & Software

Basic hardware categories, include: input (keyboard, mouse, microphones, ect.) processing (CPU, RAM, video cards, ect.), output (user interface screen, printers, speakers, ect.), and storage (external drives, USB, DVDs, ect.). Computer Data: Binary digits (bits) are Used to represent data Bit is either 0 or 1 Sizing Computer Data Bytes 8-bit chunk equals 1 byte Size … Continue reading Hardware & Software

Management Information Systems (MIS) – Introduction

This article is a short introduction to management information systems, for a more in-dept article see Management Information Systems & You. Moore’s Law: ‘# of transistors per square inch on an integrated chip doubles every 18 months’. This lowers costs and allows smaller technologies to come about, however Moore’s Law has changed with newer technology, … Continue reading Management Information Systems (MIS) – Introduction