The Role of Computers in Management Information System

The Role of Computers in Management Information System

Amazing progress  has been made over the past three decades since computer became commercially available.  Electronic computers were first used for a commercial processing during the early 1050’s and they are based on a technology now referred to as first generation computer.  Technology development occurred at a very fast rate and in the late 1950’s the second generation computer became available, in the early 1960’s technological development were such that a third generation computer came into existence and lastly the fourth generation computer in 1974 (Anderson 1974) p.321. [Read more…]