Risk Assessment And Management In Pervasive Computing: Operational, Legal, Ethical, And Financial Perspectives, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605662216
  • ISBN-13: 9781605662213
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 389 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released May 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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This book provides extensive information about pervasive computing, its implications from operational, legal and ethical perspective so that current and future pervasive service providers can make responsible decisions about where, when and how to use this technology.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Foundation, Technology, and Infrastructure of Pervasive Computing.
2: Pervasive Computing: A Conceptual Framework.
3: Pervasive Business Infrastructure: The Network Technologies, Routing and Security Issues.
4: Computational Mobile Grid: A Computing Infrastructure on Mobile Devices.
5: Applications and Services.
6: Mobile and Pervasive Technology in Education and Training: Potential and Possibilities, Problems and Pitfalls.
7: Ubiquitous Computing for Microbial Forensics and Bioterrorism.
8: Falling Behind: A Case Study in Uncritical Assessment.
9: Business Models, Structures, and Strategies.
10: Strategizing in the Digital World: Aligning Business Model, Brand and Technology.
11: Business Models and Organizational Processes Changes.
12: The Critical Success Factors and Integrated Model for Implementing E-Business in Taiwan's SMEs.
13: Risk Assessment and Management.
14: Security Issues in Pervasive Computing.
15: Deciphering Pervasive Computing: A Study of Jurisdiction, E-Fraud and Privacy in Pervasive Computing Environment.
16: Biometrical Identification as a Challenge for Legislation: The Finnish Case.
17: Pervasive Computers in Aviation Passenger Risk Profiling.
18: Cultural and Social Implications.
19: Ethical Issues and Pervasive Computing.
20: Knowledge Sharing and Pervasive Computing: The Need for Trust and a Sense of History.
21: Advancing Women in the Digital Economy: eLearning Opportunities for Meta-Competency Skilling.
22: Cultural Dimension in the Future of Pervasive Computing.
23: Outline of the Human Factor Elements Evident with Pervasive Computers.
24: Impact of Computer and Video Games on the Development of Children.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.