Definition

Contexts of MIS term

There can be two context of MIS Term - 

MIS as a field of study:

MIS is an interdisciplinary field that is influenced by computer science, political science, psychology, operations research, linguistics, sociology, and organizational theory.

MIS as an information system:

MIS is a broad class of systems that provides information to facilitate organizational decision making.

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