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Document Number: 7117

Forum Guide to Decision Support Systems: A Resource for Educators - A “decision support system” may be defined in many ways. Some definitions emphasize hardware and software components; others focus primarily on function (i.e., fulfilling the information needs of decisionmakers); while a few even describe user interfaces, job functions and data flow. This report was developed to help educators better understand decision support systems and determine how they might be used most effectively in education organizations. (National Center for Education Statistics, September 2006) ...

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