Information Modeling in the New Millennium

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Rossi, Matt
Idea Group Inc (IGI), Jul 1, 2000 - Business & Economics - 528 pages

This book is intended for researchers and practitioners who seek to understand the latest trends and development in information modeling. The authors review the state-of-the-art and state-of-the-practice of modeling methods and methodologies in information systems development and provide insight into important new developments in the new millennium. The book has sections on foundations of information modeling, extended object-oriented modeling and Web information systems modeling.

Information Modeling in the New Millennium addresses the gap between technical and business oriented modeling approaches by providing an integrative view of modeling different facts of ICT and organizations.


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Coherent Consistent and Comprehensive Modeling of Communication Information Action and Organization
Toward an Autopoietic Approach for Information Systems Development
The Conceptual Modeling Process and the Notion of a Concept
A GenreBased Method for Information Systems Planning
A LanguageAction Based Approach to Information Modeling
Business Action and Information ModelingThe Task of the New Millennium
An Environment for Managing Enterprise Domain Ontology
Integrating FactOriented Modeling with ObjectOriented Modeling
Event Modeling
From Information Model to Controllable Implementation
Metrics for Managing Quality in Information Modeling
Spatial and Topological Data Models
Requirements for Web Engineering Methodologies
HMT Modeling Interactive and Adaptive Hypermedia Applications
Modeling of Customers Interactive Control of Service Processes
Conceptual Web Site Modeling

On the Convergence of Analysis and Design Methods for Multiagent Componentbased and Objectoriented Systems
An Information Management Environment Based on the Model of Object Primitives
Mapping UML Techniques to Design Activities
Information system Design Based on Reuse of Conceptual Components
A Unifying Translation of Natural Language Patterns to Object and Process Modeling
Information Models for Document Engineering
Designing ModelBased Intelligent Dialogue Systems
AudienceDriven Web Design
ObjectOriented Web Applications Modeling
A Systematic Relationship Analysis for Modeling Information Domains
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Matti Rossi is an acting professor of information systems at Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration. He received his Ph.D. degree in Business Administration from the University of Jyväskylä in 1998. His research papers have appeared in journals such as Information and Management, and Information Systems, and over dozen of them have appeared in conferences such as ICIS, HICSS and CAiSE. He was an organizing committee member and workshop chair for CAiSE'95, organizing committee member for ECOOP'97, organizing committee member and technology chair for ICIS'98 and minitrack chair for Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences 98, 99, 00 and 01.

Keng Siau is the Chair of the Department of Business and Information Technology at the Missouri University of Science and Technology. He received his Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of British Columbia in 1996. His M.Sc. and B.Sc. (honors) degrees are in Computer and Information Sciences from the National University of Singapore. The University of British Columbia and the National University of Singapore are consistently ranked as two of the top 50 universities in the world (e.g., U.S. News & World Report, QS World University Rankings, Times Higher Education World University Rankings).

Prior to joining the Missouri University of Science and Technology in June 2012, he was the Edwin J. Faulkner Chair Professor and Full Professor of Management at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL). He was also the Director of the UNL-IBM Global Innovation Hub. Professor Siau is the Vice President of Education for the Association for Information Systems (AIS) and serves on the Board of Partnership for Advancing Computing Education (PACE). He is also the Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Database Management, North America Regional Editor for the Requirements Engineering journal, and Co-Editor-in-Chief for the Advances in Database Research series. Professor Siau has more than 250 academic publications. According to the ISI Web of Science and Google Scholar, he has more than 1700 and 5500 citation counts respectively. His h-index, according to Harzing's Publish or Perish, is 38. In 2011, he was ranked as one of the top researchers in his field based on h-index and productivity rate. In 2006, he was ranked as one of the top ten e-commerce researchers in the world (Arithmetic Rank of 7, Geometric Rank of 3). In 2006, the citation count for his paper "Building Customer Trust in Mobile Commerce" is ranked in the top 1% within the field as reported by Essential Science Indicators. His research has been funded by NSF, IBM, and other IT organizations. Professor Siau has received numerous teaching, research, service, and leadership awards. He received the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Distinguished Teaching Award and the College of Business Administration Distinguished Teaching Award in 2001. He was awarded the Organizational Leadership Award in 2000 and the Outstanding Leader Award in 2004 by the Information Resources Management Association. He received the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration Research Award in 2005. He is a recipient of the prestigious International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Outstanding Service Award in 2006, the IBM Faculty Awards in 2006 and 2008, and the IBM Faculty Innovation Award in 2010. [Editor]

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