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Computing Handbook

Information Systems and Information Technology, 3rd Edition

Edited by Heikki Topi, Allen Tucker

Chapman and Hall/CRC

1,522 pages | 228 B/W Illus.

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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

Disciplinary Foundations and Global Impact

Evolving Discipline of Information Systems Heikki Topi

Discipline of Information Technology Barry M. Lunt and Han Reichgelt

Information Systems as a Practical Discipline Juhani Iivari

Information Technology Han Reichgelt, Joseph J. Ekstrom, Art Gowan, and Barry M. Lunt

Sociotechnical Approaches to the Study of Information Systems Steve Sawyer and Mohammad Hossein Jarrahi

IT and Global Development Erkki Sutinen

Using ICT for Development, Societal Transformation, and Beyond Sherif Kamel

Technical Foundations of Data and Database Management

Data Models Avi Silberschatz, Henry F. Korth, and S. Sudarshan

Tuning Database Design for High Performance Philippe Bonnet and Dennis Shasha

Access Methods Apostolos N. Papadopoulos, Kostas Tsichlas,Anastasios Gounaris, and Yannis Manolopoulos

Query Optimization Nicolas Bruno

Concurrency Control and Recovery Michael J. Franklin

Distributed and Parallel Database Systems M. Tamer Özsu and Patrick Valduriez

Multimedia Databases Vincent Oria, Ying Li, Chitra Dorai, and Michael E. Houle

Data, Information, and Knowledge Management

Building Conceptual Modeling on the Foundation of Ontology Andrew Burton-Jones and Ron Weber

Data and Information Quality Research Hongwei Zhu, Stuart E. Madnick, Yang W. Lee, and Richard Y. Wang

Knowledge Management Sue Newell and Marco Marabelli

Digital Libraries Edward A. Fox, Monika Akbar, Sherif Hanie El Meligy Abdelhamid, Noha Ibrahim

Elsherbiny, Mohamed Magdy Gharib Farag, Fang Jin, Jonathan P. Leidig, and Sai Tulasi Neppali

Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Jennifer Jie Xu

Big Data Stephen Brobst and Bill Franks

Governance of Organizational Data and Information Walid el Abed and Paul Brillant Feuto Njonko

Analysis, Design, and Development of Organizational Systems

Design Science Research Alan R. Hevner

Identifying Opportunities for IT-Enabled Organizational Change Matti Rossi and Juho Lindman

Deconstructing Enterprise Systems Paul Devadoss

Enterprise Architecture Martin Meyer and Markus Helfert

Business Process Management and Business Process Analysis Jan vom Brocke and Christian Sonnenberg

Information Requirements Determination Glenn J. Browne

From Waterfall to Agile Joey F. George

Human-Centered System Development Jennifer Tucker

Developing and Managing Complex, Evolving Information Infrastructures Ole Hanseth

Impact of Culture on Information Systems Design and Use Dianne Cyr

Human–Computer Interaction and User Experience

Usability Engineering John M. Carroll and Mary Beth Rosson

Task Analysis and the Design of Functionality David Kieras and Keith A. Butler

Designing Multimedia Applications for User Experience Alistair Sutcliffe

Applying International Usability Standards Tom Stewart

Designing Highly Usable Web Applications Silvia Abrahão, Emilio Insfran, and Adrian Fernandez

Transforming HCI William M. Gribbons and Roland Hübscher

Using Information Systems and Technology to Support Individual and Group Tasks

Individual-Level Technology Adoption Research Viswanath Venkatesh, Michael G. Morris, and Fred D. Davis

Computer Self-Efficacy George M. Marakas, Miguel I. Aguirre-Urreta, and Kiljae Lee

Developing Individual Computing Capabilities Saurabh Gupta

Role of Trust in the Design and Use of Information Technology and Information Systems Xin Li

Impacts of Information Systems on Decision-Making Emre Yetgin, Matthew L. Jensen, and Teresa Shaft

Computer-Supported Cooperative Work Steven E. Poltrock

Information Technology for Enhancing Team Problem Solving and Decision Making Gert-Jan de Vreede, Benjamin Wigert, Triparna de Vreede, Onook Oh, Roni Reiter-Palmon, and Robert Briggs

Organizational Adoption of New Communication Technologies Jonathan Grudin

Social Media Use within the Workplace Ester S. Gonzalez and Hope Koch

Managing and Securing the IT Infrastructure and Systems

Virtualization of Storage and Systems Yang Song, Gabriel Alatorre, Aameek Singh, Jim Olson, and Ann Corrao

Cloud Computing Sharon E. Hunt, John G. Mooney, and Michael L. Williams

Enterprise Mobility Carsten Sørensen

Sustainable IT Edward Curry and Brian Donnellan

Business Continuity Nijaz Bajgoric

Technical Foundations of Information Systems Security Daniela Oliveira and Jedidiah Crandall

Database Security and Privacy Sabrina De Capitani di Vimercati, Sara Foresti, Sushil Jajodia, and Pierangela Samarati

Behavioral Information Security Management Merrill Warkentin and Leigh Mutchler

Privacy, Accuracy, and Accessibility of Digital Business Ryan T. Wright and David W. Wilson

Digital Forensics Vassil Roussev

Managing Organizational Information Systems and Technology Capabilities

Organizing and Configuring the IT Function Till Winkler and Carol V. Brown

Topics of Conversation: The New Agenda for the CIO Joe Peppard

Information Technology Management Frameworks Hillol Bala and V. Ramesh

Sourcing Information Technology Services Mary Lacity and Leslie Willcocks

IS/IT Project Management Laurie J. Kirsch and Sandra A. Slaughter

IS/IT Human Resource Development and Retention Thomas W. Ferratt and Eileen M. Trauth

Performance Evaluation/Assessment for IS Professionals Fred Niederman

Financial Information Systems Audit Practice Micheal Axelsen, Peter Green, and Gail Ridley

Information Systems and the Domain of Business Intertwined

Strategic Alignment Maturity Jerry Luftman

Process of Information Systems Strategizing Anna Karpovsky, Mikko Hallanoro, and Robert D. Galliers

Information Technology and Organizational Structure M. Lynne Markus

Open Innovation Sirkka L. Jarvenpaa

Inter-Organizational Information Systems Charles Steinfield

Future of Information Systems Success William DeLone, Ephraim McLean, and Darshana Sedera

Business Value of IS Investments Ellen D. Hoadley and Rajiv Kohli

Information Technology and Firm Value Sunil Mithas and Henry C. Lucas, Jr.


Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Systems Architecture / General
COMPUTERS / Programming / Games
COMPUTERS / Database Management / General
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
COMPUTERS / Computer Engineering
MATHEMATICS / Arithmetic