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3rd Edition

Computing Handbook
Information Systems and Information Technology

ISBN 9781439898543
Published May 14, 2014 by Chapman & Hall
1522 Pages 228 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

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.


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