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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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Ram Ramesh
State University of New York at Buffalo, USA

H. Raghav Rao
University of Texas at San Antonio, USA

Advisory Group:

Gordon Davis, University of Minnesota; Prabuddha De, Purdue University; Soumitra Dutta, Cornell University; Arthur M. Geoffrion, UCLA; Fred Glover, University of Colorado at Boulder; Bernardo Huberman, HP Labs; John L. King, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor; Jae Kyu Lee, Carnegie Mellon University and KAIST; C. Mohan, IBM Fellow and Former IBM India Chief Scientist and Visiting Professor at Tsinghua University;  Satyen N. Mukherjee, Philips Research Laboratories; Narayana N.R. Murthy, Infosys Technologies Ltd.; Arun Netravali, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies; Krish Prabhu, AT&TRoy Radner, New York University; Edward Shortliffe, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center; Jane L. Snowdon, IBM FederalA. Michael Spence, New York University and Stanford University; Hatim A. Tyabji, Best Buy; Andrew B. Whinston, University of Texas at Austin; Raj Yavatkar, VMware Fellow and Chief Architect, Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

Executive Group:

Francis Kofi Andoh-Baidoo, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley; Ghassan Beydoun, University of Technology Sydney; Sudip Bhattacharjee, University of Connecticut; Michael Chau, University of Hong Kong; Patrick Y. K. Chau, University of Hong Kong; Jeewon Cho, Oregon State University; Amit V. Deokar, University of Massachusetts, Lowell; Yogesh K. Dwivedi, Swansea University; Ram Gopal, University of Connecticut; Zhiling Guo, Singapore Management University; Ashish Gupta, Auburn University; Kjell Hausken, University of Stavanger; Tejaswini Herath, Brock University; Patrick Hung, University of Ontario Institute of TechnologyMarta Indulska, University of Queensland, Brisbane; Varghese S. Jacob, University of Texas at Dallas; Marijn Janssen, Delft University of Technology; Robert J. Kauffman, Singapore Management University; Dan Kim, University of North Texas, Denton; Yong Jin Kim, Sogang University; Virginia Franke Kleist, West Virginia UniversitySoundar R.T. Kumara, Pennsylvania State University; Kecheng Liu, The University of Reading; Tridas Mukhopadhyay, Carnegie Mellon University; Kichan Nam, American University of Sharjah; K-M Osei-Bryson, Virginia Commonwealth University; Asil Oztekin, University of Massachusetts, Lowell;  Hasan Pirkul, University of Texas at Dallas; Sudha Ram, University of Arizona, Tucson; Jackie Rees, Iowa State University; Raghu Santanam, Arizona State University; Ramesh Sharda, Oklahoma State University; Michael Jeng-Ping Shaw, University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignVijayan Sugumaran, Oakland University; Anjana Susarla, Michigan State University; Giri Kumar Tayi, SUNY Albany; Karthikeyan Umapathy, University of North Florida, Jacksonville; Debra VanderMeer, Florida International UniversityDaniel Zeng, University of Arizona, Tucson; Leon Zhao, City University of Hong Kong; Lina Zhou, University of Maryland, Baltimore; Yilu Zhou, Fordham University

Emeritus Advisory Board Editors:

Hojjat Adeli, Ohio State University; Dee H. Andrews, Airforce Research Laboratories; (Late) Kenneth Arrow, Nobel Laureate and Joan Kenney Professor Emeritus, Stanford University; Alan Baratz, President and Chief Executive Officer, NeoPath Networks (Former President, Javasoft/Sun Microsystems); Richard J. Boland Jr, Department Chair, Information Systems, Case Western Reserve University; Susheel Chandra, Mentor Graphics Corporation, India; Thomas Cook, Senior Counselor, McKinsey and Company; Alan Dennis, Indiana University; Chander Dhawan, President of DOLNET Mobile Computing Information Services; Edward J. Dudewicz, Syracuse University; Kannan Govindarajan, DxContinuum; (Late) Paul Gray,
Claremont Graduate University; (Late) Peter Hammer, Director RUTCOR and Professor, Rutgers University; James V. Hansen, Brigham Young University; John Henderson; Karla L. Hoffman, George Mason University; Ellen M. Knapp, VC and Chief Knowledge Officer, Price WaterHouse Coopers; Deependra Moitra, Management Consultant; Robert D. Mueller, Raytheon Systems Company; (Late) Suek Namgoong, Samsung Data Systems; Setsuo Ohsuga,
Waseda University, Japan; M. Rammohan Rao, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India; Larry Reeker, National Institute of Standards and Technology; (Late) Andrew Sage
George Mason University; Jahar L. Saha, Operations Research Society of India; (Late) N. Seshagiri, National Information Center, India; Amjad Umar, Founder/CEO, NGE Solutions

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  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    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:

    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 

    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

    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

    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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