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Technology, Innovation, and Enterprise Transformation

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Technical advancements are an important part of modern society, but particularly important in the business world. The success or failure of business operations can be affected by the technical operations working within it. Technology, Innovation, and Enterprise Transformation addresses the crucial relationship between a business and its technical implementations, and how current innovations are changing how the industry operates. Highlighting current theoretical frameworks, novel empirical research discoveries, and fundamental literature surveys, this book is an essential reference source for academicians, professionals, and researchers who are interested in the latest technical insights within the business field.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
  5. Editorial Advisory Board
  6. Preface
    1. ORGANIZATION OF THE BOOK
  7. Acknowledgment
  8. Introduction
    1. DHARMA
    2. MONEY
    3. SPEED
    4. TODAY’S TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESSES
    5. INNOVATION
    6. ENTERPRISE TRANSFORMATION
  9. Chapter 1: Technology Integration in Work Settings
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. WHAT IS TECHNOLOGY INTEGRATION
    3. IS THERE A PHILOSOPHY OF TECHNOLOGY?
    4. TECHNOLOGY, KNOWLEDGE, AND THE LEARNING ORGANIZATION
    5. TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION: THE FUTURE?
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ADDITIONAL READING
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  10. Chapter 2: Emerging Technologies and Organizational Transformation
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. NEW EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES
    5. CONCLUSION
    6. REFERENCES
    7. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    8. ENDNOTES
  11. Chapter 3: New Technologies and the Impact on the Business Environment
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. MAIN FOCUS OF THE CHAPTER
    5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  12. Chapter 4: Structural Services
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. THE INTEGRATION PROBLEM
    5. CHOOSING AN INTEGRATION PARADIGM
    6. AN INTEGRATION MODEL
    7. AN ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE FRAMEWORK
    8. AN INTEROPERABILITY FRAMEWORK
    9. REDUCING RESOURCE COUPLING WITH COMPLIANCE AND CONFORMANCE
    10. ARCHITECTURAL STYLES FOR INTEGRATION
    11. THE STRUCTURAL SERVICES ARCHITECTURAL STYLE
    12. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    13. CONCLUSION
    14. REFERENCES
    15. ADDITIONAL READING
    16. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  13. Chapter 5: The Impact of Knowledge Management Information System on Businesses
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. MODEL
    4. KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM
    5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ADDITIONAL READING
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  14. Chapter 6: Securing Enterprises from Malicious Attacks on their Networks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. LITERATURE REVIEW AND RELATED WORKS
    4. BACKGROUND
    5. MAIN FOCUS OF THE CHAPTER
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    10. ENDNOTES
    11. APPENDIX: SAMPLE APPLICATION
  15. Chapter 7: Innovation Styles, Processes, and their Drivers
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. INNOVATION CLASSIFICATION FOR ORGANIZATIONS
    4. PROCESS OF INNOVATION
    5. DRIVERS OF INNOVATION
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. ADDITIONAL READING
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  16. Chapter 8: Are Universities Unsocial with Social Media?
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. MAIN FOCUS OF THE CHAPTER
    5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ADDITIONAL READING
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  17. Chapter 9: A Past to Present Journey
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    4. CONCLUSION
    5. REFERENCES
    6. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  18. Chapter 10: The Evolving Role of the Chief Information Officer (CIO)
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. BACKGROUND TO STUDY
    3. FOCUS OF THE INVESTIGATION
    4. THE EVOLUTION OF THE ROLE OF CIO
    5. TECHNOLOGY ERAS
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    10. ENDNOTES
  19. Chapter 11: Aligning Strategy and Information Technology
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. DEFINITION
    4. BACKGROUND
    5. NATURE OF STRATEGIC ALIGNMENT
    6. STRATEGY DIMENSIONS AND ALIGNMENT
    7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    8. CONCLUSION
    9. REFERENCES
    10. ADDITIONAL READING
    11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  20. Chapter 12: The Role of Information System within Enterprise Architecture and their Impact on Business Performance
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. ROLE OF INFORMATION SYSTEM WITHIN ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE AND THEIR IMPACT ON BUSINESS PERFORMANCE
    5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ADDITIONAL READING
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  21. Chapter 13: Effects of Information Technology on Business Performance and the Use of Accounting Measures
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. IT INVESTMENTS AND FIRM PERFORMANCE
    4. 3. STUDIES OF BEFORE AND AFTER IT IMPLEMENTATION
    5. 4. STUDIES USING NON-IT ADOPTERS AS A BENCHMARK
    6. 5. STUDIES ACROSS INDUSTRIES AND INDUSTRY SPECIFIC STUDIES
    7. 6. STUDIES ACROSS DIFFERENT TYPES OF IT AND SPECIFIC TYPES OF IT
    8. 7. THE USE OF ACCOUNTING VARIABLES AND EFFECTS OF IT ON PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRMS
    9. 8. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    10. 9. CONCLUSION
    11. REFERENCES
    12. ADDITIONAL READING
    13. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  22. Chapter 14: Logistics and Supply Chain Management and the Impact of Information Systems and Information Technology
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. CONCLUSION
    4. REFERENCES
    5. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  23. Chapter 15: Business Competence and Acumen of Information Technology Professionals
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. TECHNOLOGY AND COMPETITION
    4. BUSINESS ACUMEN
    5. EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION
    6. ACADEMICS FILING THE EXPECTANCY GAP
    7. DISCUSSION AND IMPLICATIONS
    8. CONCLUSION
    9. REFERENCES
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  24. Chapter 16: Advances in Technology Project Management
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. APPROACH
    3. IMPRESSION
    4. PROJECT MANAGEMENT
    5. COPYRIGHTS AND OPEN-SOURCING: ECONOMIC AND LEGAL IMPLICATIONS
    6. CYBER SECURITY AND SOFTWARE ASSURANCE
    7. CONCLUSION
    8. REFERENCES
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    10. ENDNOTES
  25. Compilation of References
  26. About the Contributors