The Computer Revolution/MIS/OIS

Office Information SystemsEdit

Office Information Systems (OIS) are used in virtually every area of business for a variety of purposes. Microsoft Office and are OIS that are widely used in business from the small entrepreneur to the large bureaucratic organizations.

Microsoft WordEdit

Microsoft word is a component of the Microsoft Office system; however, it is also sold as a standalone product or included in Microsoft Works Suite. Beginning with the 2003 version, the branding was revised to emphasize Word's identity as a component within the Office suite: Microsoft began calling it Microsoft Office Word instead of merely Microsoft Word.

Microsoft Office Word helps create and share their professional-looking content by combining a comprehensive set of writing tools with an easy to use interface.

The following link provides a detailed overview of Microsoft Office,

Microsoft ExcelEdit

Microsoft Excel allows the user to analyze, share and manage information to make informed decisions and can be purchased online at the following website: Regular updates are available as well as a user friendly HELP database. Following is the most current updates for editing cells found in Microsoft Excel.

A free alternative to Microsoft Excel is's Calc.