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Computing Handbook

Information Systems and Information Technology

Edited by: Heikki Topi , Allen Tucker

Print publication date:  May  2014
Online publication date:  May  2014

Print ISBN: 9781439898543
eBook ISBN: 9781439898567
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Computing Handbook, Third Edition: Information Systems and Information Technology demonstrates the richness and breadth of the IS and IT disciplines. The second volume of this popular handbook explores their close links to the practice of using, managing, and developing IT-based solutions to advance the goals of modern organizational environments. Established leading experts and influential young researchers present introductions to the current status and future directions of research and give in-depth perspectives on the contributions of academic research to the practice of IS and IT development, use, and management

Like the first volume, this second volume describes what occurs in research laboratories, educational institutions, and public and private organizations to advance the effective development and use of computers and computing in today?s world. Research-level survey articles provide deep insights into the computing discipline, enabling readers to understand the principles and practices that drive computing education, research, and development in the twenty-first century.

Table of contents

Chapter  1:  Evolving Discipline of Information Systems Download PDF
Chapter  2:  Discipline of Information Download PDF
Chapter  3:  Information Systems as a Practical Discipline Download PDF
Chapter  4:  Information Technology: Principles, Methods, and Theory Download PDF
Chapter  5:  Sociotechnical Approaches to the Study of Information Systems Download PDF
Chapter  6:  IT and Global Download PDF
Chapter  7:  Using ICT for Development, Societal Transformation, and Beyond: Closing the Digital Divide in Developing Countries: Case of Egypt  Download PDF
Chapter  8:  Data Models Download PDF
Chapter  9:  Tuning Database Design for High Performance Download PDF
Chapter  10:  Access Methods Download PDF
Chapter  11:  Query Optimization Download PDF
Chapter  12:  Concurrency Control and Recovery Download PDF
Chapter  13:  Distributed and Parallel Database Systems Download PDF
Chapter  14:  Multimedia Databases: Description, Analysis, Modeling, and Retrieval Download PDF
Chapter  15:  Building Conceptual Modeling on the Foundation of Ontology Download PDF
Chapter  16:  Data and Information Quality Research: Its Evolution and Future Download PDF
Chapter  17:  Knowledge Management Download PDF
Chapter  18:  Digital Libraries Download PDF
Chapter  19:  Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Download PDF
Chapter  20:  Big Data  Download PDF
Chapter  21:  Governance of Organizational Data and Information Download PDF
Chapter  22:  Design Science Research Download PDF
Chapter  23:  Identifying Opportunities for IT-Enabled Organizational Change Download PDF
Chapter  24:  Deconstructing Enterprise Systems: Emerging Trends in the Next Generation of ES Applications Download PDF
Chapter  25:  Enterprise Architecture Download PDF
Chapter  26:  Business Process Management and Business Process Analysis Download PDF
Chapter  27:  Information Requirements Determination Download PDF
Chapter  28:  From Waterfall to Agile: A Review of Approaches to Systems Analysis and Design Download PDF
Chapter  29:  Human-Centered System Development Download PDF
Chapter  30:  Developing and Managing Complex, Evolving Information Infrastructures Download PDF
Chapter  31:  Impact of Culture on Information Systems Design and Use: A Focus on E-Business Download PDF
Chapter  32:  Usability Engineering Download PDF
Chapter  33:  Task Analysis and the Design of Functionality Download PDF
Chapter  34:  Designing Multimedia Applications for User Experience Download PDF
Chapter  35:  Applying International Usability Standards Download PDF
Chapter  36:  Designing Highly Usable Web Applications Download PDF
Chapter  37:  Transforming HCI: The Art, Science, and Business of User Experience Design Download PDF
Chapter  38:  Individual-Level Technology Adoption Research: An Assessment of the Strengths, Weaknesses, Threats, and Opportunities for Further Research Contributions Download PDF
Chapter  39:  Computer Self-Efficacy Download PDF
Chapter  40:  Developing Individual Computing Capabilities Download PDF
Chapter  41:  Role of Trust in the Design and Use of Information Technology and Information Systems Download PDF
Chapter  42:  Impacts of Information Systems on Decision-Making Download PDF
Chapter  43:  Computer-Supported Cooperative Work Download PDF
Chapter  44:  Information Technology for Enhancing Team Problem Solving and Decision Making Download PDF
Chapter  45:  Organizational Adoption of New Communication Technologies Download PDF
Chapter  46:  Social Media Use within the Workplace Download PDF
Chapter  47:  Virtualization of Storage and Systems Download PDF
Chapter  48:  Cloud Computing Download PDF
Chapter  49:  Enterprise Mobility Download PDF
Chapter  50:  Sustainable IT Download PDF
Chapter  51:  Business Continuity Download PDF
Chapter  52:  Technical Foundations of Information Systems Security Download PDF
Chapter  53:  Database Security and Privacy Download PDF
Chapter  54:  Behavioral Information Security Management Download PDF
Chapter  55:  Privacy, Accuracy, and Accessibility of Digital Business Download PDF
Chapter  56:  Digital Forensics Download PDF
Chapter  57:  Organizing and Configuring the IT Function Download PDF
Chapter  58:  Topics of Conversation: The New Agenda for the CIO Download PDF
Chapter  59:  Information Technology Management Frameworks: An Overview and Research Directions Download PDF
Chapter  60:  Sourcing Information Technology Services Download PDF
Chapter  61:  IS/IT Project Management: The Quest for Flexibility and Agility Download PDF
Chapter  62:  IS/IT Human Resource Development and Retention Download PDF
Chapter  63:  Performance Evaluation/Assessment for IS Professionals Download PDF
Chapter  64:  Financial Information Systems Audit Practice: Implications of International Auditing and Accounting Standards Download PDF
Chapter  65:  Strategic Alignment Maturity Download PDF
Chapter  66:  Process of Information Systems Strategizing: Review and Synthesis Download PDF
Chapter  67:  Information Technology and Organizational Structure Download PDF
Chapter  68:  Open Innovation: A New Paradigm in Innovation Management Download PDF
Chapter  69:  Inter-Organizational Information Systems Download PDF
Chapter  70:  Future of Information Systems Success: Opportunities and Challenges Download PDF
Chapter  71:  Business Value of IS Investments Download PDF
Chapter  72:  Information Technology and Firm Value: Productivity Paradox, Profitability Paradox, and New Frontiers Download PDF
prelims Download PDF
Index Download PDF
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