SAGE Software In The AIS Of A Large Organization

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Task 1
An effective Accounting Information System (AIS) adds value to an organisation.
Using academic and professional sources, write an essay critically evaluating the role of SAGE software(s) in the effective AIS of a large organisation.
(525 words)

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