In every discipline, some of the most powerful tools in the hands of educators, researchers and managers are documented cases based on real life experiences of others. This is particularly true for IT implementation and implications. These documented cases are tremendous sources of knowledge, ideas, innovation and lessons related to the utilization and management of information technology in modern organizations throughout the world.
This book also appeared as the journ l, Annals of Cases on Information Technology: Applications and Management in Organizations, Volum.e 1
Mehdi Khosrow-Pour (Ed.)
(DBA) received his Doctorate in Business Administration from the Nova Southeastern University (FL, USA). Dr. Khosrow-Pour taught undergraduate and graduate information system courses at the Pennsylvania State University – Harrisburg for 20 years where he was the chair of the Information Systems Department for 14 years. He is currently president and publisher of IGI Global, an international academic publishing house with headquarters in Hershey, PA and an editorial office in New York City (www.igi-global.com
). He also serves as executive director of the Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) (www.irma-international.org
), and executive director of the World Forgotten Children’s Foundation (www.world-forgotten-children.org
He is the author/editor of over twenty books in information technology management. He is also the editor-in-chief of the Information Resources Management Journal, the Journal of Cases on Information Technology, the Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations, and the Journal of Information Technology Research, and has authored more than 50 articles published in various conference proceedings and journals.