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The International Journal of Management Science and Information Technology (IJMSIT)


The international journal of management Science and information technology (IJMSIT) is a refereed journal and publishes high-quality theoretical and empirical papers in the areas of management science and information technology. This journal reports the impact of information technologies on the managerial and organizational topics. IJMSIT develops a comprehensive and theoretical framework by using a multidisciplinary approach to management and information technology for researchers and practitioners.


Editor-in-chief: J. J. Ferreira, University of Beira Interior, Portugal, Email:
Published: Quarterly
Copyright: 2012, North American Institute of Science and Information Technology (NAISIT)
ISSN: ISSN 1923-0265 (Print) - ISSN 1923-0273 (Online) - ISSN 1923-0281 (CD-ROM)

15 : Special Issue: 2014 Spanish-Portuguese Scientific Management Conference ( 2015-03 )


The proposal discusses the obstacles arising from interconnected information systems that support the management in Brazilian federal public universities. Question the nature of information and sources that are used in the decision-making process by managers. It aims to analyze the information generated from the Management Information Systems in UFRN - Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte for decision making. This is a Case Study, which reflects the problems of the various institutions of higher education. Presented the system used in UFRN and its modules. It was concluded that the use of management systems are useful for Universities. It is observed that there are limitations that seek to overcome, such as asset control, module integration and system cost, with the possibility of implementing a Controller.

Author(s): Márcia Josienne Monteiro Chacon - Brasil - Federal University of Rio Grande of the Norte
Daniel Carrasco Diaz - Spain - University of Malaga
Daniel David Sanchez Toledano - Spain - University of Malaga
Keywords: Information Systems, Business Intelligence, Universities Management.
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