IT Strategic and Operational Controls

Author: John Kyriazoglou
Publisher: Itgp
ISBN: 1849280622
Format: PDF, Kindle
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IT Strategic and Operational Controls provides a comprehensive guide to implementing an integrated and flexible set of IT controls in a systematic way. It can help organisations to formulate a complete culture for all areas which must be supervised and controlled; allowing them to simultaneously ensure a secure, high standard, whilst striving to obtain the strategic and operational goals of the company. Written with practicality and convenience in mind, this book is an ideal tool for those without specialised technical expertise seeking to understand IT controls and their design, implementation, monitoring, review and audit issues.

Business Management Controls

Author: John Kyriazoglou
Publisher: IT Governance Ltd
ISBN: 1849284296
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Business Management Controls is arranged by functional business area. It is aimed at managers, auditors and professionals who want to know how the assets, transactions, operations, systems activities and investments of their organisation may be protected, controlled and improved more effectively and more efficiently. This book will help you to improve your business control practices and show you how to better create, implement and assess your own controls. It will also show you how to develop more streamlined and successful working practices, and how to enable, facilitate and protect your business operations in a more effective way.

Nuclear Command and Control in NATO

Author: S. Gregory
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230379109
Format: PDF, ePub
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For more than forty years NATO premised its defence on credible nuclear deterrence. Underwriting this deterrence was NATO's strategy and the nuclear weapons and command and control systems intended to make the strategy an operational reality. This book examines NATO's attempts between 1952 and 1990 to achieve the political and military control of nuclear weapons operations in a multinational organisation. By using case-studies of US, British, French and NATO nuclear weapons operations and empirical evidence from Cold War crises it provides an analysis of NATO's experience and offers insights for the present day.

Theater Strategic and Operational Level Command and Control Warfare

Author: Jeffrey W. Brlecic
Publisher: War College Series
ISBN: 9781298473974
Format: PDF, Docs
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This is a curated and comprehensive collection of the most important works covering matters related to national security, diplomacy, defense, war, strategy, and tactics. The collection spans centuries of thought and experience, and includes the latest analysis of international threats, both conventional and asymmetric. It also includes riveting first person accounts of historic battles and wars.Some of the books in this Series are reproductions of historical works preserved by some of the leading libraries in the world. As with any reproduction of a historical artifact, some of these books contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. We believe these books are essential to this collection and the study of war, and have therefore brought them back into print, despite these imperfections.We hope you enjoy the unmatched breadth and depth of this collection, from the historical to the just-published works.

MANAGEMENT CONTROL SYSTEMS

Author: N. GHOSH
Publisher: PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
ISBN: 9788120328440
Format: PDF
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This concise but systematic and rigorous text presents an insight into the theory and practice of management control systems in large organizations. It is a fine blend of principles of accounting and concepts from behavioural sciences. The intricate theories of management control are elaborated with the help of real-life examples and case studies drawn from the Indian business arena, most of which are the outcomes of the author's own experience of corporate life. A separate chapter on Mathematical Models for Management Control is intended to assist the reader in solving difficult managerial problems. Primarily designed for the postgraduate students of management and commerce, this book would also be a valuable source of reference for professionals.

Maritime Strategy and Sea Control

Author: Milan Vego
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317439848
Format: PDF, Docs
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This book focuses on the key naval strategic objectives of obtaining and maintaining sea control. During times of war, sea control, or the ability of combatants to enjoy naval dominance, plays a crucial role in that side’s ability to attain overall victory. This book explains and analyzes in much greater detail sea control in all its complexities, and describes the main methods of obtaining and maintaining it. Building on the views of naval classical thinkers, this book utilizes historical examples to illustrate the main methods of sea control. Each chapter focuses on a particular method, including destroying the enemy forces by a decisive action, destroying enemy forces over time-attrition, containing enemy fleet, choke point control, and capturing important enemy's positions/basing area, The aim is to provide a comprehensive theory and practice of the struggle for sea control at the operational level. It should therefore provide a guide to practitioners on how to plan and conduct operational warfare at sea. The book will be of much interest to students of naval strategy, defence studies and security studies.

Controlling for Competitiveness

Author: Fredrik Nilsson
Publisher: Copenhagen Business School Press DK
ISBN: 9788763002424
Format: PDF, Docs
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The book describes how management control is crucial in mobilising, using and communicating the knowledge and skills of managers and employees.

Business Planning and Control

Author: Bruce Bowhill
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470061774
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Business Planning and Control: Integrating Accounting, Strategy and People starts with an introduction to core areas of management accounting and business planning. It then explores relationships between strategy, management accounting information, and the design of control systems, taking into account the needs of both people and organizations. FEATURES: Provides an integrative approach to business planning and control Includes a specific focus on the design of planning and control systems Considers key techniques of strategic management Uses management accounting techniques for operational, managerial and strategic purposes Provides case study information to form a thematic thread throughout the text. Business Planning and Control is an indispensable text for both undergraduate and postgraduate students taking modules related to management accounting and business planning and control. Practising managers will also find this book provides an alternative to many traditional management accounting and business planning texts.