Managing the Data Resource

  • Jay-Louise Weldon
Part of the Applications of Modern Technology in Business book series (AMTB)


Effective management of organizations, both private and public, depends on information concerning the firm’s operations, finances, and the allocation of its resources. With such information management can control costs and maximize profits (private industry) or operational efficiency (public institutions). Such information also provides a basis for planning for future developments, i.e., new products, new services, improved operations.


Data Base Data File Data Item Data Resource Tactical Decision 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jay-Louise Weldon
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  1. 1.Graduate School of Business AdministrationNew York UniversityNew YorkUSA

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