State and prospects of information and communication technologies in the economy and management of companies

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The management of modern companies (enterprises, organizations) is a complex process that includes the selection and implementation of a certain set of management influences in order to solve the strategic tasks of ensuring sustainable financial and socio-economic development. Information and communication technologies, which have reached a new qualitative level in the last decade, greatly expand the possibilities of effective management, since they provide managers, financiers, marketers, production managers with the latest methods of processing and analyzing economic information necessary for making management decisions. The main goal of creating and improving the company's information and communication technology system is to provide information support to all departments of the organization and its management in order to achieve sustainable competitiveness and high efficiency of the company as a whole, taking into account the current factors of domestic and world markets. Based on the foregoing, it can be said that in the modern world information and communication technologies are very important in ensuring the development and maintenance of the economy, as well as for the formation of such a society in which various types of modern systems based on computer technology, networks will be widely used by all segments of the population, information technology, telecommunications.

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Valentina V. Agafonova

Samara State University of Economics

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Doctor of Economics, professor

Russian Federation, 141, Soviet Army Street, Samara


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