By Mehdi Khosrowpour
Annals of situations on details expertise offers 37 case reports, authored via over 50 world-renowned academicians and practitioners in details expertise each one supplying perception into how one can achieve IT tasks and the way to prevent expensive mess ups. those case reviews describe deepest and public enterprises together with academic associations, digital companies and governmental organisations ranging in dimension from small companies to massive corporations. also, they specialise in a number of expertise initiatives together with digital trade and digital company tasks, company source making plans and reengineering efforts, info mining tasks and the human elements with regards to IT tasks.
*Note: This ebook is a part of the sequence "Cases on details Technology". This ebook is quantity 5 inside of this sequence (Vol. V, 2003).
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Annals of Cases on Information Technology by Mehdi Khosrowpour