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Emerging information technologies [electronic resource] : improving decisions, cooperation, and infrastructure / Kenneth E. Kendall, editor.

Contributor(s): Kendall, Kenneth E, 1948-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c1999Description: 1 online resource (x, 373 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781452251721 (electronic bk.); 145225172X (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Information technology -- Social aspects | Decision support systems | Management information systems | Information technology | Aufsatzsammlung | Informationstechnik | Syst�emes d'information de gestion | Technologie de l'information | Syst�emes d'aide �a la d�ecision | COMPUTERS / Management Information SystemsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Emerging information technologies.DDC classification: 658.4/038/011 Other classification: ST 270 | ST 280 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Emerging Information Technologies: Information Technologies That Support Decision Making, Facilitate Cooperation, and Enable the Information Infrastructure / Kenneth E. Kendall -- Decision-Supporting Technologies. Recommendation Systems: Decision Support for the Information Economy / Edward A. Stohr and Sivakumar Viswanathan. Animation in User Interfaces Designed for Decision Support Systems: The Effects of Image Abstraction, Transition, and Interactivity on Decision Quality / Cleotilde Gonzalez and George M. Kasper.
Summary: The chapters in this volume explore cutting-edge research being conducted on emerging information technologies. All of the technologies are well known; this book's unique contribution is its explanation of the application and relevance for managers, consultants, and decision makers. The ultimate purpose of Emerging Information Technologies is to enable its readers - managers, consultants, scholars, and researchers - to build bridges from technological emergence to the technological sublime.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Emerging Information Technologies: Information Technologies That Support Decision Making, Facilitate Cooperation, and Enable the Information Infrastructure / Kenneth E. Kendall -- Pt. I. Decision-Supporting Technologies. 2. Recommendation Systems: Decision Support for the Information Economy / Edward A. Stohr and Sivakumar Viswanathan. 3. Animation in User Interfaces Designed for Decision Support Systems: The Effects of Image Abstraction, Transition, and Interactivity on Decision Quality / Cleotilde Gonzalez and George M. Kasper.

The chapters in this volume explore cutting-edge research being conducted on emerging information technologies. All of the technologies are well known; this book's unique contribution is its explanation of the application and relevance for managers, consultants, and decision makers. The ultimate purpose of Emerging Information Technologies is to enable its readers - managers, consultants, scholars, and researchers - to build bridges from technological emergence to the technological sublime.

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