Functions of an OIS

Gathering Data

The first function of an OIS is to gather the data. 

 

Storing Data

Information in an organisational system is stored in one of the following ways.. Hard Disk Drive, CD-ROM, DVD, Tape or Memory Stick

 

Processing Information

Processing can be applied to data to turn it in to information through searching/selection, sorting/rearranging, aggregating or performing calculations.

 

Outputting Information

This can be printing records from a database.

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