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  • 300 Keywords Informationsethikby Oliver Bendel

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 19.99

    Vom ?Altruismus? über die ?Filter Bubble? bis hin zum ?Whistleblowing?: Die Sprache der Informationsethik zeichnet sich durch unzählige Fachtermini und Anglizismen aus. Das vorliegende Nachschlagewerk eignet sich für den ersten schnellen Überblick. In 300 übersichtlichen Beiträgen werden die Grundlagen erläutert. Die Erklärungen sind verständlich... more...

  • Enterprise Information Systemsby Slimane Hammoudi; Leszek Maciaszek; Ernest Teniente; Olivier Camp; José Cordeiro

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 119.00

    This book contains revisedpapers from the 17th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, ICEIS 2015, held in Barcelona, Spain, in April 2015.  The 31 papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed andselected from a total of 327 submissions. The book also contains one full-paper invited talk. Theselected... more...

  • Heuristics, Metaheuristics and Approximate Methods in Planning and Schedulingby Ghaith Rabadi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    The scope of this book is limited to heuristics, metaheuristics, and approximate methods and algorithms as applied to planning and scheduling problems. While it is not possible to give a comprehensive treatment of this topic in one book, the aim of this work is to provide the reader with a diverse set of planning and scheduling problems and different... more...

  • Dual-Feasible Functions for Integer Programming and Combinatorial Optimizationby Claudio Alves; Francois Clautiaux; Jose Valerio de Carvalho; Jurgen Rietz

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 89.99

    Thisbook provides a postgraduate audience the keys they need to understand andfurther develop a set of tools for the efficient computation of lower boundsand valid inequalities in integer programs and combinatorial optimizationproblems. After discussing the classical approaches described in theliterature, the book addresses how to extend these tools... more...

  • Multidimensional Views on Enterprise Information Systemsby Felix Piazolo; Michael Felderer

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 89.99

    This volume presents the revised and peer reviewed contributions of the 'EPR Future 2014' conference held in Dornbirn/Austria on November 17-18th, 2014.  The book assembles latest research and recent practice on enterprise information systems in general and specifically on core topics like business process management (BPM), business intelligence... more...

  • Measuring Technology Maturityby Till Albert

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 89.99

    Till Albert presents amachine learning based approach to harnessing information contained in big datafrom different media sources such as patents, scientific publications, or theinternet. He shows how this information can be used for automated maturityevaluation of yet unknown technologies. Elaborate patent based indicators containvery useful information... more...

  • Critical Infrastructure Protection Researchby László Nádai; József Padányi

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This bookpresents recent research in the recognition of vulnerabilities of nationalsystems and assets which gained special attention for the CriticalInfrastructures in the last two decades. The book concentrates on R&Dactivities in the relation of Critical Infrastructures focusing on enhancingthe performance of services as well as the level of... more...

  • Nachhaltiges Entscheidenby Heinz Ahn; Marcel Clermont; Rainer Souren

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 69.99

    Ein renommierter Expertenkreis aus Kolleginnen und Kollegen untermauert in dieser Festschrift zum 65. Geburtstag von Prof. Dr. Harald Dyckhoff die große Relevanz der von ihm bearbeiteten Forschungsthemen und diesbezüglicher Erkenntnisse. Die Beiträge folgen seiner multiperspektivischen, theoriegestützten Herangehensweise und fokussieren u. a. Fragen... more...

  • Wissenstransfer bei der Reintegration von Expatriatesby Stefan Doetsch

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 59.99

    StefanDoetsch untersucht, wie Muttergesellschaften multinationaler Unternehmen dieNutzenpotentiale erschließen können, die sich aus dem Wissen ergeben, welchesExpatriates während ihres Auslandseinsatzes erworben haben. DerAutor identifiziert unternehmensinterne Strukturen und Prozesse, die nötigsind, um den umfassenden und systematischen Transfer... more...

  • Operational Excellenceby Gilad Issar; Liat Ramati Navon

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 54.99

    As industrial companies are placing a higher focus on operations, this book comes at the right time with a compilation of basic concepts of Operational Excellence and their application.  Operational excellence allows companies to recover from reductions in gross margins and low profitability, which largely occur due to a rise in agile competition... more...