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Information Systems Frontiers

Information Systems Frontiers

A Journal of Research and Innovation

Editors-in-Chief: R. Ramesh; H.R. Rao

ISSN: 1387-3326 (print version)
ISSN: 1572-9419 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10796

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  • Examines new research and development at the interface of information systems and information technology
  • Takes a multidisciplinary approach drawing from computer science, telecommunications, operations research, economics, and cognitive sciences
  • Serves as a common forum for frontline industrial developments as well as pioneering academic research

Information Systems Frontiers examines new research and development at the interface of information systems (IS) and information technology (IT) from analytical, behavioral, and technological perspectives. It provides a common forum for both frontline industrial developments as well as pioneering academic research.

The journal’s multidisciplinary approach draws from such fields as computer science, telecommunications, operations research, economics, and cognitive sciences. Among the emerging areas covered are enterprise modeling and integration, object/web technologies, information economics, IT integrated manufacturing, medical informatics, digital libraries, mobile computing, and electronic commerce.

Both the Editorial Advisory Group and the Editorial Board feature outstanding individuals from academia and industry, ensuring that all the multiple frontiers in the IS/IT field are covered.

Officially cited as: Inf Syst Front

Related subjects » Applications - Business Information Systems - Operations Research & Decision Theory - Software Engineering

Impact Factor: 0.761 (2013) * 

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    The interdisciplinary interfaces of Information Systems (IS) are fast emerging as defining areas of research and development in IS. These developments are largely due to the transformation of Information Technology (IT) towards networked worlds and its effects on global communications and economies. While these developments are shaping the way information is used in all forms of human enterprise, they are also setting the tone and pace of information systems of the future. The major advances in IT such as client/server systems, the Internet and the desktop/multimedia computing revolution, for example, have led to numerous important vistas of research and development with considerable practical impact and academic significance. While the industry seeks to develop high performance IS/IT solutions to a variety of contemporary information support needs, academia looks to extend the reach of IS technology into new application domains. Information Systems Frontiers (ISF) aims to provide a common forum of dissemination of frontline industrial developments of substantial academic value and pioneering academic research of significant practical impact.

    Information Systems Frontiers will focus on research and development at the IS/IT interfaces in the academia and industry. The interfaces include the base disciplines of computer science, telecommunications, operations research, economics and cognitive sciences, for instance. Emerging areas that ISF will concentrate on in the next few years include, but are not limited to: enterprise modeling and integration, emerging object/web technologies, information economics, IT integrated manufacturing, medical informatics, digital libraries, mobile computing and electronic commerce. The publication highlights of ISF are:

    Focus
    Provide a forum for both academicians and industry specialists to explore the multiple frontiers of the IS/IT field
    Bring innovative research on all aspects of IS/IT interfaces from analytical, behavioral and technological perspectives


    Format
    Published quarterly, with dedicated issues on a regular basis as well as a general issue per year
    Internet support with abstracts, fast track reviews, discussion groups and a variety of other services

    Content
    Theories and models of IS/IT systems and solutions
    Pragmatic solutions to practical IS/IT problems
    Computational, empirical and system developmental studies
    Perspectives synthesizing recent developments in interface areas
    State-of-the-art, state-of-the-market, state-of-the-practice surveys
    Reviews of challenges, solutions and lessons learned in practice
    Management

    An Editorial Advisory Group and an Editorial Board both including outstanding individuals from academia and industry
    Eminent guest editors for the dedicated issues,
    Editors of websites managing and maintaining the internet services.


    Officially cited as: Inf Syst Front

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