Infonomics for Distributed Business and Decision-Making Environments: Creating Information System Ecology, 1st Edition

  • Malgorzata Pankowska
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  • ISBN-10: 1605668915
  • ISBN-13: 9781605668918
  • DDC: 658.4038
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 346 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released March 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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The information economy continues to challenge businesses in many ways with information technologies and globalization leading to blurred the organizational boundaries. "Infonomics for Distributed Business and Decision-Making Environments: Creating Information System Ecology" provides greater understanding of issues, challenges, trends, and technologies effecting the overall utilization and management of information in modern organizations around the world. A leading field resource, this innovative collection addresses the emerging issues in information resources economics and its applications.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Information Interpretation and Modeling.
2: Information and Knowledge: Concepts and Functions.
3: Ontology-Based Network Management for Autonomic Communications.
4: On the Infological Interpretation of Information.
5: How Models and Methods for Analysis and Design of Information Systems Can Be Improved to Better Support Communication and Learning.
6: Information Management Process.
7: Expanding the Strategic Role of Information Interactions in the Enterprise Environment: Developing an Integrated Model.
8: Information Management in a Grid-Based E-Health Business Environment: A Technical-Business Analysis.
9: Intelligent Agents for Business Process Management Systems.
10: Virtual Heterarchy: Information Governance Model.
11: Information Valuation.
12: Value of Information in Distributed Decision Support Systems.
13: Accounting and Billing in Computing Environments.
14: Methodological Aspects of the Evaluation of Individual E-Banking Services for Selected Banks in Poland.
15: Health Infonomics: Intelligent Applications of Information Technology.
16: The Information Sector in the Economy and Its Strategic Value.
17: Collaboration in Networks.
18: Designing Collaborative Infrastructures to Get Business Value from Collaboration in Large Scale Networks.
19: Governance of Virtual Networks: Case of Living and Virtual Laboratories.
20: New Forms of Work in the Light of Globalization in Software Development.
21: Digital Confidence in Business: A Perspective of Information Ethics.
22: Ethics of Information in Distributed Business Environment.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.