Innovative Technologies for Information Resources Management, 1st Edition

  • Mehdi Khosrow-Pour
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  • ISBN-10: 1599045729
  • ISBN-13: 9781599045726
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 428 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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As information resource management becomes increasingly dependent on emerging technologies to combat its challenges and decipher its effective strategies, the demand builds for a critical mass of research in this area.

Innovative Technologies for Information Resource Management brings together compelling content related to the continually emerging technologies in areas of information systems such as Web services, electronic commerce, distance learning, healthcare, business process management, and software development. Focusing on the implications innovative technologies have on the managerial and organizational aspects of information resource management, this book provides academcians and practitioners with a requisite and enlightening reference source.

Table of Contents

Cover Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: A Post-Implementation Case Study and Review of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Implementations: An Update.
2: ERP Usage in Practice: An Empirical Investigation.
3: Improvement in Operational Efficiency Due to ERP Systems Implementation: Truth or Myth?.
4: Consumer Perceptions of Mobile Advertising: An Application of the Theory of Reasoned Action.
5: Effective Product Customization on the Web: An Information Systems Success Approach.
6: Fit Between Strategy and IS Specialization: A Framework for Effective Choice and Customization of Information System Application Modules.
7: The Progression of Client-Vendor Relationships in Offshored Applications Development.
8: Understanding Information Technology Implementation Failure: An Interpretive Case Study of Information Technology Adoption in a Loosely Coupled Organization.
9: The Impact of Communication Medium on Virtual Team Group Process.
10: Understanding the “Mommy Tracks”: A Framework for Analyzing Work-Family Balance in the IT Workforce.
11: Perceptions in Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning: Interaction of Cultural Diversity, Group Size, and Leadership.
12: Breaking the Knowledge Acquisition Bottleneck Through Conversational Knowledge Management.
13: Effects of Managerial Drivers and Climate Maturity on Knowledge-Management Performance: Empirical Validation.
14: Development and Validation of an Instrument to Measure Maturity of IT Business Strategic Alignment Mechanisms.
15: A Lag Effect of IT Investment on Firm Performance.
16: The Institutionalization of IT Budgeting in Firms: Investigating Sources of Influence.
17: A Metadata Model and Related Framework for Unstructured Document Management in Organizations.
18: Relevance and Usefulness of Corporate Web Site Disclosure Practices.
19: The Role of Impulsiveness on a TAM-Based Online Purchasing Behavior Model.
20: Home-Based Technology: Telecommuting's Role.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.