Introduction to Information Technology
Turban, Rainer and Potter
Chapter 2 Organizations and Information Technology Support
Types of Information Systems (continued …)
Major Outputs of a Functional Management Information System
Summaries of raw data such as daily production, and weekly and monthly usage of electricity.
Highlights of data items that are larger or smaller than designated levels.
Statistical summaries and exception reports provided at scheduled, regular periods.
Ad hoc reports
Special, unscheduled reports provided on demand.
Performance comparison to that of competitors, past performance, or industry standards.
Advance estimates of trends in future sales, cash flows, market share, etc.