4. Decision Support Systems

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. professor founding editor founding chair member scientist Honorary Doctrate Fellow
  1. Andrew P. Sage Founding Dean Emeritus University Professor First American Bank Professor1,2

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch4

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

How to Cite

Sage, A. P. (2001) Decision Support Systems, in Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch4

Editor Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Information Technology and Engineering, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471330578

Online ISBN: 9780470172339

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Keywords:

  • decision support system (DSS) and group decision support system (GDSS);
  • data maintenance and database management system;
  • model base management system (MBMS);
  • dialog generation and management system (DGMS);
  • enhancing knowledge management and decision support

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Database Management Systems

  • Model Base Management Systems

  • Dialog Generation and Management Systems

  • Group and Organizational Decision Support Systems

  • Knowledge Management for Decision Support

  • References