Pune University BE Mechanical Management Information System
B.E. (Mechanical Engg.) MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM (Elective – IV)
(2008 Pattern) (Sem. – II)
Time: 3 Hours] [Max. Marks : 100
Instructions to candidates:
1) Attempt any one question in each unit.
2) Pigures to the right indicate full marks.
3) Answers to the sections I and II should be written separately.
SECTION – I Unit – I
QI) a) Need, Objectives and Resources of Information System. 
b) Discuss roles of MIS and how it offer support to organization. 
Q2) a) Discuss the relationship between MIS and Management Process.  b) Discuss what do you mean by operational support systems 8 explain following types of support systems: 
i) Transaction processing systems.
ii) Process control systems.
iii) Enterprise collaboration systems.
Unit – II
Q3) a) Discuss Structured, Semi – Structured and Unstructured decision process.
b) Explain building blocks of information system – Input. 
c) Describe the term systems development life cycle (SDLC) 8 explain Waterfall model. 
Q4) a) Explain different phases of decision process. 
b) Enumerate tools of decision support and explain one in detail. 
c) Compare Waterfall model and V-Shaped SDLC Model. 
Unit – III
Q5) a) Explain the concept and use of Group DSS. 
b) Write short note on : Knowledge Management Systems. 
c) Explain the importance of Software Requirements Specification. 
Enumerate tools of decision support and explain any one in detail.  Write short note on : Expert systems. 
Describe the use of Data warehousing in Decision Making. 
SECTION – II Unit – IV
Explain various modern software design techniques. 
What are software metrics? Classify software metrics. 
Write a short note on “Quality management and software development”.
What is verification? What are the terms involved in verification?  What is validation? What are the terms involved in validation?  Explain CMM in software engineering. Explain any three CMM maturity levels in detail. 
Unit – V
Define software reliability. Enlist characteristics of software reliability.
List and explain the testing approaches. 
Write a short note on: 
State the software review process with the help of block diagram.  State types of software maintenance. Explain any one in detail.  Write a short note on: 
i) Software errors.
Unit – VI
Explain the application of MIS in production management with block diagram and flow chart. 
Explain the case study on 360° Feedback system. 
Explain the application of MIS in supply chain management with block diagram and flow chart. 
Explain the case study E-Enterprise management.