Advances in Business Data Communications and Networking (ABDCN): 1 Volumes

Series Editor(s): Indranil Bose (The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
ISSN: 1935-2648
Out of print.

Description

The Advances in Business Data Communications and Networking (ABDCN) Book Series covers both guided and wireless communications of voice, data, images and video and their impact on the organizations in which they are used. Data Communications and Networks are no longer peripheral issues best left to the IT team, they are integral components of any modern information system and in many cases are essential to the success or failure of the organization.

ABDCN aims to address the key issues for businesses utilizing data communications and the increasing importance of networking technologies in business. Through the ongoing release of breakthrough titles and research methodologies, this book series seeks to disseminate practical and theoretical information, which will enable readers to understand, manage, use and maintain business data communication networks more effectively.

Topics Covered

  • Adoption and diffusion of networking technologies
  • Business applications of telecommunications
  • Business Implications of Public WWANS and WWLANS Deployment
  • Business re-engineering issues associated with networking
  • Cross-border network-based information systems
  • Design and Performance Evaluation of New Network Application and Systems
  • Designing, Deploying and Using Networked Systems in Specialized Sectors (Health, Education, and Manufacturing)
  • Emerging networking trends
  • Frameworks for wireless security
  • Impact of the open source movement on business data communications
  • Management of business data communications projects
  • Management of telecommunications in organizations
  • Mobility and m-commerce issues
  • Network management contingency issues
  • Network Pricing Issues and Strategies
  • Organizational impact of e-commerce connectivity
  • Outsourcing of networking and data communication services
  • Policy-based network management systems
  • Policy-based security systems
  • Quality of service issues associated with networked systems
  • Regulatory Models, Issues and Their Impacts
  • Security of Interconnected Systems (Procedures, Implementation, Mechanisms, Protocols and Compatibility)
  • Standards and network interoperability issues
  • Strategic use of networking technologies
  • Success factors of networked systems
  • Telecommuting, Remote Access and Virtual Private Networks
  • The Effect of Legislation and Regulation on Telecommunications
  • Usability of business data communication networks
  • Use of distributed services (Web services/DCOM/CORBA) over wireless networks

Titles in Series

Breakthrough Perspectives in Network and Data Communications Security, Design and Applications
Indranil Bose (The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
Copyright © 2009. 356 pages.
Modern organizations are critically dependent on data communications and network systems utilized in managing information and communications, vital to continuity and...

Mission

The Advances in Business Data Communications and Networking Book Series aims to disseminate practical and theoretical information, which will enable readers to understand, manage, use and maintain business data communication networks more effectively. The book series endeavors to address the key issues for businesses utilizing data communications and the increasing importance of networking technologies in business through expanding existing literature and research methodologies.

Editor(s) Biography

Indranil Bose is associate professor of Information Systems at the School of Business, The University of Hong Kong. He holds a BTech from the Indian Institute of Technology, MS from the University of Iowa, MS and PhD from Purdue University. His research interests are in telecommunications, information security, data mining, and supply chain management. His publications have appeared in Communications of the ACM, Communications of AIS, Computers and Operations Research, Decision Support Systems, Ergonomics, European Journal of Operational Research, Information & Management, and Operations Research Letters. He is listed in the International Who’s Who of Professionals 2005-2006, Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2006, Marquis Who’s Who in Asia 2007, Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering 2007, and Marquis Who’s Who of Emerging Leaders 2007.

Editorial Advisory Board

Advances in Business Data Communications and Networking (ABDCN) Book Series Editor-in-Chief: Indranil Bose, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Associate Editors: Takao Ito, Ube National College of Technology, Japan Nurul Sarkar, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand Mário Freire, University of Beira Interior, Portugal International Editorial Advisory Board: Francisco Barcelo Arroyo, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain Subhankar Dhar, San Jose State University, USA Zoubir Mammeri, IRIT - Universite Paul Sabatier, France Lek Heng Ngoh, Institute for Infocom Research, Singapore Joel Rodrigues, University of Beira Interior, Portugal Jit Biswas, Institute for Infocom Research, Singapore Samir Chatterjee, Claremont Graduate University, USA Pascal Lorenz, University of Haute-Alsace, France Debashis Saha, Indian Institute of Management (Calcutta), India