John Wiley Series in Information Systems

Systems That Support Decision Makers
by Mark S. Silver ~ Hardback

Concerns computer-based information systems that can affect the decision making behavior of their users. It tells the reader how to describe these systems and how to differentiate one from the other. Its main features are: a broad definition of Decision Support Systems (DSS), a process view of decis...

In stock with supplier
$584.00
Beyond the IT Productivity Paradox
Hardback

The 'IT Productivity Paradox' is the concept that, despite massive investment and resourcing by companies and organizations worldwide in their IT systems, there still seems to be little pay-off. Information systems can no longer be viewed as a support service for a business - information technology ...

In stock with supplier
$249.00
Managers Divided
by David Knights ~ Hardback

Recent years have seen a radical upheaval in use of IT in the service and financial sectors. The turbulent conditions created by economic deregulation, political re-regulation and privatisation have produced considerable challenges to the effective and efficient management of IT. Managers Divided is...

In stock with supplier
$387.00
Information, Organization and Management
by Rolf Wigand ~ Hardback

Amidst the accelerating change of an increasingly competitive global market, Information, Organization and Management demonstrates how business success in the global market place depends upon products and services rich in variety, value and instantly responsive to customer needs. This strengthening ...

In stock with supplier
$237.00
Electronic Commerce
Hardback

Notwithstanding the NASDAQ upheavals in 2000, industry is continuing to embrace the concepts of Electronic Commerce. However, a major barrier to more widespread implementation of Electronic Commerce is uncertainty within organizations as how best to proceed. Based on research in six economies - the...

In stock with supplier
$238.00
Implementing CRM
by David Finnegan ~ Hardback

Firms are continually seeking new ways to forge close relationships with their most valuable customers. With recent advances in networking and database management, firms have both the motivation and the means for improving their Customer Relationship Management (CRM) strategies. This book focus...

In stock with supplier
$344.00
Making IT Happen
by James D McKeen ~ Hardback

Information technology (IT) presents many challenges to managers. Constant change, e-business, massive amounts of information, global operations, and building new alliances and capabilities are just some the transformations being driven by the use of IT in business today. No modern manager can affor...

In stock with supplier
$239.00
Information Systems
Hardback

Discussion of the precise nature of the Information System discipline has raged for more than twenty years and continues fiercely today. The most interesting aspect of recent debate is not only the sharpness and depth of the arguments, but the diverse conclusions arrived at by participants. Whilst v...

In stock with supplier
$376.00
Managing Information Systems in IS
by James D McKeen ~ Hardback

The person who runs the company sees IS as being the provider of solutions. "Don t tell me about function point productivity. What we want is faster turnaround time for systems and we re not getting it!" The person who runs the IS division recognizes that it has a strategic role. "The management is ...

In stock with supplier
$284.00
Social Theory and Philosophy for Information Systems
Hardback

As Information Systems matures as a discipline, there is a gradual move away from pure statistics towards consideration of alternative approaches and philosophies. This has not been incorporated into the literature of the field. Until now. Collecting major social theorists and philosophers into one ...

In stock with supplier
$280.00
The IT Value Quest
by Theo J. W. Renkema ~ Hardback

The IT Value Quest How to Capture the Business Value of IT-based infrastructure Theo J.W. Renkema Although the potential of information technology (IT) is beyond dispute, it proves to be very difficult to evaluate its true business value. In the present competitive business arena, modern IT provides...

In stock with supplier
$225.00
Strategic Sourcing of Information Systems
by Leslie P. Willcocks ~ Hardback

For companies that use computers, the decision whether to outsource or insource IT is one which eventually has to be made. This volume documents the strategies used in IT sourcing strategies by covering actual company experiences with various sourcing options comprising outsourcing, insourcing, sele...

In stock with supplier
$249.00
EDI in Europe
Hardback

EDI in Europe How It Works in Practice During the last decade, the use of information technology to support the exchange of information has been constantly growing. One of the most important areas of growth has been the application of technology to the exchange of structured information between comp...

In stock with supplier
$346.00
Information Technology and Organizational Transformation
Hardback

This book discusses a holistic approach to organizations. It explores alternative organizational forms and work practices, the use and availability of information systems, evolving skill requirements, the innovative power of information technology, the creation of knowledge, and the reshaping of ind...

In stock with supplier
$286.00
Making a World of Difference
by Geoff Walsham ~ Hardback

"Making a World of Difference" provides a context for the whole debate about the relationship of people and computers. It looks at the role of IS/IT in a modern society and the way it impacts on people, companies, economics etc. Prof. Walsham readily acknowledges that this environment is rapidly cha...

In stock with supplier
$244.00