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Information Technology: Strategic Decision-Making for Managers / Edition 1
     

Information Technology: Strategic Decision-Making for Managers / Edition 1

by Henry C. Lucas Jr., Henry C. Lucas
 

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ISBN-10: 0471652938

ISBN-13: 9780471652939

Pub. Date: 09/28/2004

Publisher: Wiley

Managers must be able to keep pace with the latest technological advances and make decisions on what needs to be implemented. This book gives them the tools to effectively manage technology in a 21st Century organization. The author clearly demonstrates how to best allocate resources to and within the technology function. He also includes a framework for

Overview

Managers must be able to keep pace with the latest technological advances and make decisions on what needs to be implemented. This book gives them the tools to effectively manage technology in a 21st Century organization. The author clearly demonstrates how to best allocate resources to and within the technology function. He also includes a framework for determining IT strategy given the dynamic environment of electronic commerce and the Internet. Throughout the chapters, emphasis is placed on strategy and management issues to show the relevance of information technology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471652939
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Chapter 1. Technology Transforms the Organization.

Chapter 2. A Dynamic Model of IT Strategy in a Netcentric Economy.

Chapter 3. New Business Models.

Chapter 4. Organizational Transformation with IT.

Chapter 5. Globalization and IT in International Business.

Chapter 6. Assessing the Value of Investing in IT: The Productivity Paradox.

Chapter 7. Making the IT Investment Decision.

Chapter 8. Choosing Technology.

Chapter 9.  Implementing IT.

Chapter 10. Structuring and Managing The IT Function.

Chapter 11. Management Control of Information Technology.

Chapter 12. The Legacy Environment.

Chapter 13. The First Component: Computer Systems.

Chapter 14. The Second Component: The Database.

Chapter 15. The Third Component: Powerful Networks.

Chapter 16. Electronic Commerce: Changing How Business Is Done.

Chapter 17. Business Process: Examples from ERP and CRM.

Chapter 18. Decision and Intelligent Systems.

Chapter 19. Knowledge Management: Benefiting from Core Competencies.

Chapter 20. Technology Haves and Have Nots: The Digital Divide in the US and the World.

Chapter 21. Ethical Issues and a Look Ahead.

Bibliography.

Index. 

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