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International Handbooks on Information Systems

International Handbooks on Information Systems
26 Jahrgänge | 1998 - 2019

Beschreibung

International Handbooks on Information Systems is a series of volumes offering state-of-the-art surveys on selected topics of information theory and applications.
The scope of the series comprises topics such as architectures of information systems, enterprise architecture, data management in information systems, electronic commerce, knowledge management, ontologies and others. To date more than a dozen volumes have been published, some of them in multiple editions.
The objective is to involve contributors who are the authoritative figures in this area of information systems in each volume in order to provide a reference source for problem solvers in business, industry, and government, which can also be used by professional researchers and graduate students.
To this end, a distinguished international group of academics and practitioners will be invited to contribute articles on their respective fields of expertise.

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2019 | Buch

Handbook on Scheduling

From Theory to Practice

This handbook provides a comprehensive introduction to the theory and applications of scheduling in advanced planning and computer systems. It addresses a broad audience including practitioners and researchers interested in scheduling, as well as …

2015 | Buch

Handbook on Project Management and Scheduling Vol.1

Due to the increasing importance of product differentiation and collapsing product life cycles, a growing number of value-adding activities in the industry and service sector are organized in projects. Projects come in many forms, often taking con

2015 | Buch

Handbook on Project Management and Scheduling Vol. 2

Due to the increasing importance of product differentiation and collapsing product life cycles, a growing number of value-adding activities in the industry and service sector are organized in projects. Projects come in many forms, often taking con

2015 | Buch

Handbook on Business Process Management 1

Introduction, Methods, and Information Systems

Business Process Management (BPM) has become one of the most widely used approaches for the design of modern organizational and information systems. The conscious treatment of business processes as significant corporate assets has facilitated substan

2015 | Buch

Handbook on Business Process Management 2

Strategic Alignment, Governance, People and Culture

Business Process Management (BPM) has become one of the most widely used approaches for the design of modern organizational and information systems. The conscious treatment of business processes as significant corporate assets has facilitated subs

2015 | Buch

Evaluation and Decision Models with Multiple Criteria

Case Studies

This book showcases a large variety of multiple criteria decision applications (MCDAs), presenting them in a coherent framework provided by the methodology chapters and the comments accompanying each case study. The chapters describing MCDAs invit

2011 | Buch

Supply Chain Coordination under Uncertainty

Channel coordination is a core subject of supply chain management. Over the past decade, much research effort has been devoted to exploring the detailed mechanisms for achieving supply chain coordination under uncertainty, generating many fruitful an

2010 | Buch

Handbook on Business Process Management 1

Introduction, Methods, and Information Systems

Business Process Management (BPM) has become one of the most widely used approaches for the design of modern organizational and information systems. The conscious treatment of business processes as significant corporate assets has facilitated substan

2010 | Buch

Handbook on Business Process Management 2

Strategic Alignment, Governance, People and Culture

Business Process Management (BPM) has become one of the most widely used approaches for the design of modern organizational and information systems. The conscious treatment of business processes as significant corporate assets has facilitated subs

2010 | Buch

Innovative Quick Response Programs in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Quick Response (QR) policy is a market-driven business strategy in which supply chain members work together to react quickly to volatile market demand. Nowadays, with advances in information technologies (such as RFID and ERP systems), new challen

2009 | Buch

Handbook on Ontologies

An ontology is a formal description of concepts and relationships that can exist for a community of human and/or machine agents. The notion of ontologies is crucial for the purpose of enabling knowledge sharing and reuse. The Handbook on Ontologie

2008 | Buch

Handbook on Decision Support Systems 1

Basic Themes

Decision support systems have experienced a marked increase in attention and importance over the past 25 years. The aim of this book is to survey the decision support system (DSS) field – covering both developed territory and emergent frontiers. I

2008 | Buch

Handbook on Decision Support Systems 2

Variations

As the most comprehensive reference work dealing with decision support systems (DSS), this book is essential for the library of every DSS practitioner, researcher, and educator. Written by an international array of DSS luminaries, its more than 70

2008 | Buch

Handbook on Information Technology in Finance

Why do we need a handbook on Information Technology (IT) and Finance? At first, because both IT as well as finance, are some of the most prominent driving forces of our contemporary world. Secondly, because both areas develop with a terrific speed ca

2007 | Buch

Handbook on Scheduling

From Theory to Applications

This handbook is in a sense a continuation of Scheduling Computer and Manu­ facturing Processes [1], two editions of which have received kind acceptance of a wide readership. As the previous volume, it is the result of a long lasting Ger­ man-Polish

2006 | Buch

Handbook on Architectures of Information Systems

This book is the first volume of a running series under the title Inter- tional Handbooks on Information Systems. The series is edited by Peter Bernus, Jacek Blazewicz, Günter Schmidt and Mike Shaw. One objective is to give state of the art surveys o

2006 | Buch

Multiagent Engineering

Theory and Applications in Enterprises

1 Multiagent Engineering: A New Software Construction Paradigm Multiagent systems have a long academic tradition. They have their roots in distributed problem solving in Artificial Intelligence (AI) from where they emerged in the mid-eighties as a di

2004 | Buch

Handbook on Knowledge Management 1

Knowledge Matters

As the most comprehensive reference work dealing with knowledge management (KM), this work is essential for the library of every KM practitioner, researcher, and educator. Written by an international array of KM luminaries, its approx. 60 chapters …

2004 | Buch

Handbook on Ontologies

An ontology is a description (like a formal specification of a program) of concepts and relationships that can exist for an agent or a community of agents. The concept is important for the purpose of enabling knowledge sharing and reuse. The …

2003 | Buch

Handbook on Data Management in Information Systems

This book is the sixth of a running series of volumes dedicated to selected topics of information theory and practice. The objective of the series is to pro­ vide a reference source for problem solvers in business, industry, government, and …