Information Systems: People, Organizations, Institutions, and Technologies

ItAIS:The Italian Association for Information Systems

  • Alessandro D'Atri
  • Domenico Saccà

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-24
  2. A. D’Atri, D. Saccà
    Pages 1-4
  3. E-Services in Public and Private Sectors

  4. Governance, Metrics and Economics of IT

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. B. Glatt, A. Sillitti, G. Succi
      Pages 111-119
    3. J. vom Brocke, A. Simons, C. Sonnenberg, P. L. Agostini, A. Zardini
      Pages 131-138
    4. P. Ardimento, G. Bruno, D. Caivano, M. Cimitile
      Pages 139-146
    5. P. Ardimento, M. T. Baldassarre, M. Cimitile, G. Mastelloni
      Pages 147-155
    6. A. D’Atri, A. Motro
      Pages 165-174
  5. Information and Knowledge Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-176
    2. R. De Virgilio, P. Del Nostro, G. Gianforme, S. Paolozzi, R. Torlone
      Pages 177-183
    3. S. Castano, A. Ferrara, S. Montanelli
      Pages 185-193
    4. D. Bianchini, V. De Antonellis, M. Melchiori
      Pages 195-202
    5. N. Ciaramella, A. Albano
      Pages 203-210
    6. D. Bianchini, C. Cappiello, V. De Antonellis, B. Pernici
      Pages 211-218
    7. C. Gennaro, F. Mandreoli, R. Martoglia, M. Mordacchini, S. Orlando, W. Penzo et al.
      Pages 219-226
    8. A. Gemelli, C. Diamantini, D. Potena
      Pages 227-234
  6. IS Development and Design Methodologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 235-235
    2. M. Contenti, G. Mercurio, F. L. Ricci, L. D. Serbanati
      Pages 255-263
  7. IS Theory and Research Methodologies

  8. Legal and Ethical Aspects of IS

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 295-296
    2. D. Sacchini, P. Refolo, A. Virdis, M. Casini, E. Traisci, V. Daloiso et al.
      Pages 313-320
    3. D. Walsh, K. Passerini, U. Varshney, J. Fjermestad
      Pages 321-326
    4. G. Finocchiaro, E. Pelino, A. Ricci, A. Spangaro
      Pages 335-342
    5. M. A. Biasiotti, G. Peruginelli
      Pages 343-350
  9. New Themes and Frontiers in IS Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 351-351
    2. P. M. Bednar, C. Welch
      Pages 353-360

About this book


The ItAIS ( is the Italian chapter of the Association for Information Systems (AIS: which brings together both individual and institutional members. The Italian chapter has been established in 2003, and since then, it has promoted the exchange of ideas, experiences and knowledge among academics and professionals in Italy, devoted to the development, management, organization and use of Information Systems. The contents of this book are based on a selection of the best papers presented at the Annual Conference of the ItAIS, that has been held in Paris, in December 2008. The book adopts an interdisciplinary approach, recognizing the need to harness a number of different disciplines in both the theory and the practice of information systems. The work here presented is comprehensive and up-to-date in this subject. The contributions to this volume aim to disseminate academic knowledge and might be particularly relevant to practitioners in the field.


Computerrecht Content Information Management Information Systems Management of Information Systems Organizations and IT People and Technology Service-oriented Computing e-services information system knowledge management organization search engine marketing (SEM)

Editors and affiliations

  • Alessandro D'Atri
    • 1
  • Domenico Saccà
    • 2
  1. 1.Sistemi Informativi (CeRSI)Centro di Ricerca suiRomaItaly
  2. 2.Dipto. Elettronica Informatica, Sistemistica (DEIS)Università CalabriaRendeItaly

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