Mahesh S. Raisinghani

Dr. Mahesh S. Raisinghani is a Professor in the Executive MBA program at Texas Woman's University (TWU). Dr. Raisinghani was awarded TWU's 2017 Innovation in Academia award, the 2015 Distinction in Distance Education award, the 2008 Excellence in Research & Scholarship award and the 2007 G. Ann Uhlir Endowed Fellowship in Higher Education Administration. He was also awarded the 2017 National Engaged Leader Award by the National Society of Leadership and Success. He has edited eight books and published over a hundred manuscripts in peer reviewed journals, conferences, and book series and has consulted for a variety of public and private organizations on IT management and applications. Dr. Raisinghani serves as the Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Web based Learning and Teaching Technologies; on the board of Global IT Management Association; and as an advisory board member of the World Affairs Council. He is included in the millennium edition of Who's Who in the World, Who's Who among Professionals, Who's Who among America's Teachers and Who's Who in Information Technology.

Publications

Green Information Systems for Sustainability
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Efosa Carroll Idemudia. © 2019. 15 pages.
Green Information Systems (IS) refers to the use of IS to achieve environmental objectives, whereas green Information Technology (IT) refers to the practice and study of using IT...
Cloud Computing in the 21st Century: A Managerial Perspective for Policies and Practices
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Efosa Carroll Idemudia, Meghana Chekuri, Kendra Fisher, Jennifer Hanna. © 2019. 14 pages.
The constant changes in technology has posed serious challenges to top management teams, employees, and customers on how to collect, store, and process data for competitive...
IT Governance or IT Outsourcing: Is There a Clear Winner?
Michael D. Dorsey, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2019. 14 pages.
IT governance or IT outsourcing both have their own unique benefits but the decision to choose one over other is not always so clear. This chapter examines the impact of...
Can Total Quality Management Exist in Cyber Security: Is It Present? Are We Safe?
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2018. 12 pages.
This chapter examines the threats in cyber security. It identifies the risk of cyber attacks and argues the inability to defend against those threats in a cyber security program....
The Politics of E-Learning: A Theoretical Model
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Celia Romm Livermore, Pierluigi Rippa. © 2018. 19 pages.
The goal of this chapter was to study the political strategies utilized in the context of e-learning. The research is based on the e-learning political strategies (ELPoS) model....
Towards a Political Theory of eLearning
Celia Romm-Livermore, Pierluigi Rippa, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2017. 16 pages.
This study focuses on the political strategies that are utilized in the context of eLearning. The starting point for this paper is the eLearning Political Strategies (ELPoS)...
eLearning Political Strategies: A Four Act Play
Celia Romm-Livermore, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Pierluigi Rippa. © 2017. 15 pages.
The starting point for this paper is the eLearning Political Strategies (ELPoS) model. The model is based on two dimensions: 1) the direction of the political strategy (upward or...
Green Information Systems for Sustainability
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Efosa Carroll Idemudia. © 2016. 15 pages.
Green Information Systems (IS) refers to the use of IS to achieve environmental objectives, whereas green Information Technology (IT) refers to the practice and study of using IT...
The Politics of E-Learning: A Game Theory Analysis
Celia Romm-Livermore, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Pierlugi Rippa. © 2016. 14 pages.
The focus of this article is on how the negotiations between professors and students that are part of the eLearning political process can be interpreted through the prism of game...
Strategic E-Business Management through a Balanced Scored Card Approach
Fen Wang, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Manuel Mora, Xinbao Wang. © 2016. 26 pages.
The Design of IT Services
Manuel Mora, Jorge Marx Gomez, Mahesh Raisinghani, Ovsei Gelman. © 2015. 10 pages.
Can Total Quality Management Exist in Cyber Security: Is It Present? Are We Safe?
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2015. 10 pages.
This chapter examines the threats in cyber security. It identifies the risk of cyber attacks and argues the inability to defend against those threats in a cyber security program....
An Extensive Review of IT Service Design in Seven International ITSM Processes Frameworks: Part II
Manuel Mora, Jorge Marx Gomez, Rory V. O'Connor, Mahesh Raisinghani, Ovsei Gelman. © 2015. 22 pages.
The main international IT Service Management processes frameworks (ITIL v2, ISO/IEC 20000, COBIT 4.0, CMMI-SVC, MOF 4.0, and ITUP) include the design of IT services as part of...
The Politics of e-Learning: A Play in Four Acts
Celia Romm Livermore, Mahesh Raisinghani, Pierluigi Rippa. © 2015. 13 pages.
The goal of this research is to study the political strategies utilized in the context of e-Learning. The paper is based on the e-Learning Political Strategies (ELPoS) model. The...
Cloud Computing in the 21st Century: A Managerial Perspective for Policies and Practices
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Efosa Carroll Idemudia, Meghana Chekuri, Kendra Fisher, Jennifer Hanna. © 2015. 13 pages.
The constant changes in technology has posed serious challenges to top management teams, employees, and customers on how to collect, store, and process data for competitive...
Web Strategy in the Digital Economy: An Organizational Perspective
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Chih-Hung Chung. © 2014. 18 pages.
The Internet, for many businesses, has become as invaluable as human resources, equipment, and distribution channels. Continued current use and implementation of new Internet...
eLearning as a Political Arena
Celia Romm Livermore, Mahesh Raisinghani, Pierluigi Rippa. © 2014. 14 pages.
The goal of this chapter is to study the political strategies utilized in the context of E-Learning. The research is based on the E-Learning Political Strategies (ELPoS) model....
The Politics of E-Learning: A Theoretical Model
Celia Romm Livermore, Mahesh Raisinghani, Pierluigi Rippa. © 2014. 15 pages.
The goal of this research was to study the political strategies utilized in the context of E-Learning. The research is based on the E-Learning Political Strategies (ELPoS) model....
An Extensive Review of IT Service Design in Seven International ITSM Processes Frameworks: Part I
Manuel Mora, Mahesh Raisinghani, Rory V. O'Connor, Jorge Marx Gomez, Ovsei Gelman. © 2014. 25 pages.
An IT service design process is considered to be a fundamental piece of the seven key international IT Service Management (ITSM) processes frameworks (ITIL v2, ITIL v3 (and ITIL...
Web-Based and Blended Educational Tools and Innovations
Nikos Karacapilidis, Mahesh Raisinghani, Eugenia M. W. Ng. © 2013. 475 pages.
The call to integrate web-based and blended tools into the classroom forces educators and researchers to rethink their assumptions about teaching—and education in general....
Learning and Teaching Styles for Teaching Effectiveness: An Empirical Analysis
Anshu Saxena Arora, Reginald Leseane, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2013. 13 pages.
Students do not have homogeneous learning patterns, their learning styles and preferences vary, their cognitive abilities vary; similarly instructors employ different teaching...
Curriculum, Learning, and Teaching Advancements in Online Education
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2013. 344 pages.
Although web-based technologies have greatly influenced our society, only recently has its impact affected educational practices. Curriculum, Learning, and Teaching Advancements...
An IT Service Engineering and Management Framework (ITS-EMF)
Manuel Mora, Rory O’Connor, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Jorge Macías-Luévano, Ovsei Gelman. © 2013. 16 pages.
There is a rich amount of literature on services from Information Technology (IT) (Management view) and IT System Engineering (ITSE) (Engineering view) domains. However, such a...
Personality Scales and Learning Styles: Pedagogy for Creating an Adaptive Web-Based Learning System
Anshu Saxena Arora, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Reginald Leseane, Lemaro Thompson. © 2013. 22 pages.
There is a vast body of literature that indicates students not having homogeneous learning patterns. Just as the students vary, their learning styles, cognitive abilities, and...
The Influence of IT-Related Beliefs on Emotional Trust for a Smartphone and Smartphone Continuance Usage: An Empirical Study
Efosa C. Idemudia, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Olusola Samuel-Ojo. © 2013. 18 pages.
Companies and municipalities worldwide are encouraging bring your own devices (BYOD) such as smartphones to the work environment to enhance communication among all employees, job...
Evaluating the Impact of Technology on Learning, Teaching, and Designing Curriculum: Emerging Trends
Eugenia M. W. Ng, Nikos I. Karacapilidis, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2012. 310 pages.
Although Web-based technologies have fundamentally changed human interaction and behavior in many ways, they have not yet had a considerable impact on theory and practice in...
Research Methodologies, Innovations and Philosophies in Software Systems Engineering and Information Systems
Manuel Mora, Ovsei Gelman, Annette L. Steenkamp, Mahesh Raisinghani. © 2012. 512 pages.
Philosophical paradigms, theoretical frameworks, and methodologies make up the answering and problem solving systems that define current research approaches. While there are...
On IT and SwE Research Methodologies and Paradigms: A Systemic Landscape Review
Manuel Mora, Annette Lerine Steenkamp, Ovsei Gelman, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2012. 16 pages.
In this chapter, the authors review the landscape of research methodologies and paradigms available for Information Technology (IT) and Software Engineering (SwE). The aims of...
E-Politics in the Internet Era: Key Implications and Opportunities
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Randy Weiss. © 2012. 13 pages.
The Internet is now one of the most popular media outlets for campaigning and elections, and may soon be used for electronic voting. The scope of this paper is to examine the...
International Journal of Online Pedagogy and Course Design (IJOPCD)
Chia-Wen Tsai, Pei-Di Shen. Est. 2011.
The International Journal of Online Pedagogy and Course Design (IJOPCD) serves as a forum for the improvement of online education for schools and teachers planning to implement...
Dynamic Advancements in Teaching and Learning Based Technologies: New Concepts
Eugenia M. W. Ng, Nikos Karacapilidis, Mahesh Raisinghani. © 2011. 438 pages.
Immeasurable advances in our culture have led to a more knowledge-based society in recent years. This has impacted individual and organizational learning and how it is delivered...
Redefining Web Users’ Optimal Flow Experiences In Online Environments: An Empirical Analysis
Anshu Saxena Arora, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2011. 18 pages.
The article highlights a research study on consumer navigation behavior through the Web users’ optimal Flow experiences in the online environments. The research study establishes...
Toward an Integrated Conceptualization of the Service and Service System Concepts: A Systems Approach
Manuel Mora, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Rory O’Connor, Ovsei Gelman. © 2011. 21 pages.
Service and service systems concepts are fundamental constructs for the development of the emergent SSME, ITSM, and Service Oriented Software (SOS) knowledge streams. A...
Personality Scales and Learning Styles: Pedagogy for Creating an Adaptive Web-Based Learning System
Anshu Saxena Arora, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Reginald Leseane, Lemaro Thompson. © 2011. 21 pages.
There is a vast body of literature that indicates students not having homogeneous learning patterns. Just as the students vary, their learning styles, cognitive abilities, and...
E-Business Perspectives through Social Networks
Mahesh Raisinghani, Elon Marques. © 2011. 10 pages.
This chapter is focused on some of the current research being conducted in the field of social network theory. The importance of studying the social network concepts is attached...
Aligning Six Sigma and ITIL to improve IT Service Management
Peter C. Chan, Shauntell R. Durant, Verna Mae Gall, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2011. 15 pages.
The framework in our exploratory research has been built upon a deductive study which has been developed through a literature review and synthesis and an exploratory inductive...
An IT Service Engineering and Management Framework (ITS-EMF)
Manuel Mora, Rory O’Connor, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Jorge Macías-Luévano, Ovsei Gelman. © 2011. 15 pages.
There is a rich amount of literature on services from Information Technology (IT) (Management view) and IT System Engineering (ITSE) (Engineering view) domains. However, such a...
Learning and Teaching Styles for Teaching Effectiveness: An Empirical Analysis
Anshu Saxena Arora, Reginald Leseane, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2011. 13 pages.
Students do not have homogeneous learning patterns, their learning styles and preferences vary, their cognitive abilities vary; similarly instructors employ different teaching...
The Impact of the Internet on Politics: The “Net Effect” on Political Campaigns and Elections
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Randy Weiss. © 2011. 12 pages.
The Internet is now one of the most popular media outlets for campaigning and elections, and may soon be used for electronic voting. The scope of this paper is to examine the...
Information Technology/Systems Offshore Outsourcing: Key Risks and Success Factors
Mahesh Raisinghani, Brandi Starr, Blake Hickerson, Marshelle Morrison, Michael Howard. © 2010. 21 pages.
The offshore outsourcing of information technology and information systems (IT/IS) is being increasingly practiced among firms that are focusing on core competencies and...
E-Business Perspectives through Social Networks
Mahesh Raisinghani, Elon Marques. © 2010. 10 pages.
This chapter is focused on some of the current research being conducted in the field of social network theory. The importance of studying the social network concepts is attached...
Leveraging Supply Chain Management in the Digital Economy
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2010. 7 pages.
A supply chain is a network of facilities and distribution options that performs the functions of procurement of materials, transformation of these materials into intermediate...
Aligning Six Sigma and ITIL to Improve IT Service Management
Peter C. Chan, Shauntell R. Durant, Verna Mae Gall, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2010. 16 pages.
Organizations are implementing IT Service Management (ITSM) and creating quality standards to design, deliver, and manage IT services to meet or exceed an agreed level of...
Information Technology / Systems Offshore Outsourcing: Key Risks and Success Factors
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Brandi Starr, Blake Hickerson, Marshelle Morrison, Michael Howard. © 2010. 21 pages.
The offshore outsourcing of information technology and information systems (IT/IS) is being increasingly practiced among firms that are focusing on core competencies and...
Redefining Web Users' Optimal Flow Experiences in Online Environments: An Empirical Analysis
Anshu Saxena Arora, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2010. 19 pages.
The article highlights a research study on consumer navigation behavior through the Web users’ optimal Flowexperiences in the online environments. The research study establishes...
Leveraging Supply Chain Management in the Digital Economy
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2010. 8 pages.
A supply chain is a network of facilities and distribution options that performs the functions of procurement of materials, transformation of these materials into intermediate...
Customer Relationship Management (CRM): An In-Depth Analysis
Mahesh Raisinghani, Abdu Albur, Sue Leferink, Thomas Lyle, Stephen Proctor. © 2010. 23 pages.
This chapter discusses customer relationship management (CRM) as a customer-focused business strategy enhanced by technology that automates and enhances business processes to...
Aligning Six Sigma and ITIL to Improve IT Service Management
Peter C. Chan, Shauntell R. Durant, Verna Mae Gall, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2010. 16 pages.
Organizations are implementing IT Service Management (ITSM) and creating quality standards to design, deliver, and manage IT services to meet or exceed an agreed level of...
Toward an Integrated Conceptualization of the Service and Service System Concepts: A Systems Approach
Manuel Mora, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Rory O’Connor, Ovsei Gelman. © 2009. 22 pages.
Service and service systems concepts are fundamental constructs for the development of the emergent SSME, ITSM, and Service Oriented Software (SOS) knowledge streams. A...
Aligning Six Sigma and ITIL to Improve IT Service Management
Peter C. Chan, Shauntell R. Durant, Verna Mae Gall, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2009. 21 pages.
Organizations are implementing IT Service Management (ITSM) and creating quality standards to design, deliver, and manage IT services to meet or exceed an agreed level of...
Customer Relationship Management (CRM): An In-Depth Analysis
Mahesh Raisinghani, Abdu Albur, Sue Leferink, Thomas Lyle, Stephen Proctor. © 2009. 24 pages.
This chapter discusses customer relationship management (CRM) as a customer-focused business strategy enhanced by technology that automates and enhances business processes to...
Integrating Library Services into the Web-Based Learning Curriculum
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Cherie Hohertz. © 2009. 6 pages.
According to the U.S. Department of Education (1998- 1999), 78% of all four-year public institutions offer distance education courses. According to the same survey, 67% of all...
Leveraging Supply Chain Management in the Digital Economy
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2009. 6 pages.
A supply chain is a network of facilities and distribution options that performs the functions of procurement of materials, transformation of these materials into intermediate...
E-Commerce Taxation Issues
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Dan S. Petty. © 2009. 5 pages.
This article is designed to give the reader a balanced perspective on some of the issues surrounding the current discussions related to state and local taxation of Internet...
Intelligent Software Agents in E-Commerce
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Christopher Klassen, Lawrence L. Schkade. © 2009. 4 pages.
Agent technology is one of the most widely discussed topics in information systems and computer science literature. New software products are being introduced each day. A growing...
Key Factors and Implications for E-Government Diffusion in Developed Economies
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2009. 8 pages.
E-government has grown in significance with the growth of the digital age and the global economy; however, at a slower pace. Its impact is pervasive and is evident in the...
Current Impact and Future Trends of Mobile Devices and Mobile Applications
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2009. 6 pages.
People have become accustomed to changes in their environment with every new generation of technology. It is through the shift in technology that people are seeing the world...
A Managerial Analysis of Fiber Optic Communications
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Hassan Ghanem. © 2009. 7 pages.
A form of fiber-optic communication delivery in which an optical fiber is run directly onto the customers’ premises is called Fiber to the Premises (FTTP). This contrasts with...
Mobile Devices and Mobile Applications: Key Future Trends
Carol Charsky, Mahesh Raisinghani. © 2009. 6 pages.
Mobile devices are comprised of a multitude of various applications and operating systems that have significantly impacted the way people interact with each other as they go...
The Importance of Leadership in Project Management
Melanie S. Karas, Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Kerry S. Webb. © 2009. 11 pages.
A project manager’s role on any project goes far beyond task-related deliverables. Although the project manager must be able to effectively manage goals related to time, scope...
Going Global: A Technology Review
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Denise Taylor. © 2009. 12 pages.
The World Wide Web opened the door for many organizations with international ambitions to go global. Organizations that did not have a global presence or access to international...
Distance Learning in the Business Aviation Industry: Lessons Learned and Implications for Theory and Practice
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Chris Colquitt, Mohammed Chowdhury. © 2009. 23 pages.
The objective of this chapter is to understand the expectations and behaviors of business aviation pilots towards online learning. The authors believe that the company that is...
Redefining Web Users' Optimal Flow Experiences in Online Environments: An Empirical Analysis
Anshu Saxena Arora, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2009. 21 pages.
The article highlights a research study on consumer navigation behavior through the Web users’ optimal Flow experiences in the online environments. The research study establishes...
Handbook of Research on Global Information Technology Management in the Digital Economy
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2008. 588 pages.
Today's enterprises are increasingly going global by becoming more distributed, leveraging resource bases in all parts of the world. Whether through offshore relationships...
Information Technology/Systems Offshore Outsourcing: Key Risks and Success Factors
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Brandi Starr, Blake Hickerson, Marshelle Morrison, Michael Howard. © 2008. 21 pages.
The operation of information technology and information systems (IT/IS) offshore outsourcing is being increasingly practiced among firms that are focusing on core competencies...
Data Mining for Supply Chain Management in Complex Networks
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Manoj K. Singh. © 2008. 8 pages.
Supply chain comprises the flow of products, information, and money. In traditional supply chain management, business processes are disconnected from stock control and, as a...
Mobile E-Commerce as a Strategic Imperative for the New Economy
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2008. 12 pages.
A new form of technology is changing the way commerce is being done globally. This article provides an overall description of mobile commerce and examines ways in which the...
Intelligent Software Agents in E-Commerce
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Christopher Klassen, Lawrence L. Schkade. © 2008. 6 pages.
Agent technology is one of the most widely discussed topics in information systems and computer science literature. New software products are being introduced each day. A growing...
E-Business Models in B2B: A Process-Based Categorization and Analysis of Business-to-Business Models
Mahesh Raisinghani, Turan Melemez, Lijie Zou, Chris Paslowski, Irma Kikvidze, Susanne Taha, Klaus Simons. © 2008. 19 pages.
The business models in the business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce and their effectiveness have been a major topic of research in the recent years. Due to the variety of existing...
E-Commerce Taxation Issues
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Dan S. Petty. © 2008. 7 pages.
This article is designed to give the reader a balanced perspective on some of the issues surrounding the current discussions related to state and local taxation of Internet...
A Managerial Perspective of Mobile VoIP
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2008. 8 pages.
Voice over IP (VoIP) is the convergence of Internet technology and mobile telephones that offers low-cost voice communication services. It is still in its infancy but has a...
Going Global: A Technology Review
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Denise Taylor. © 2008. 12 pages.
The World Wide Web opened the door for many organizations with international ambitions to go global. Organizations that did not have a global presence or access to international...
E-Business in the Global Automotive Industry: Key Value Propositions
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Lisa Bari Herwick, Ramesh Pullamsetti, Thomas Hegel Gunther, Vanessa Caisan, An Wang, Andrzej Koszut. © 2008. 19 pages.
This chapter reviews the components of e-business from a procurement perspective in order to explore the key value propositions of e-business practices in the global automotive...
Knowledge Management of E-Business Initiatives Within Two Global Organizations: A Comparative Case Study Analysis
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2008. 15 pages.
The concept of Knowledge Management concerns the creation of structures that combine the most advanced elements of technological resources and the indispensable input of human...
A Socio-Technical Case Study of Bangladesh
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Mahboob ur Rahman. © 2008. 6 pages.
The revolutionary advent of IT has accelerated the pace of day-to-day office, personal and corporate communication. However, even now, Bangladesh, despite its natural resources...
Information Technology/Systems Offshore Outsourcing: Key Risks and Success Factors
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Brandi Starr, Blake Hickerson, Marshelle Morrison, Michael Howard. © 2008. 21 pages.
The offshore outsourcing of information technology and information systems (IT/IS) is being increasingly practiced among firms that are focusing on core competencies and...
Bits and Bytes vs. Bullets and Bombs: A New Form of Warfare
John H. Nugent, Mahesh Raisinghani. © 2007. 9 pages.
This chapter examines briefly the history of warfare, and addresses the likelihood that in the future wars may well be fought, and won or lost not so much by traditional armies...
E-Business Models in B2B: A Process-Based Categorization and Analysis of Business-to-Business Models
Mahesh Raisinghani, Turan Melemez, Lijie Zou, Chris Paslowski, Irma Kikvidze, Susanne Taha, Klaus Simons. © 2007. 23 pages.
The business models in the business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce and their effectiveness have been a major topic of research in the recent years. Due to the variety of existing...
International Journal of Web-Based Learning and Teaching Technologies (IJWLTT)
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. Est. 2006.
The proliferation of Web-based technologies during the last decade may have given the impression of wide-spread changes in educational practices. In fact, we have only begun to...
Global Service Provider Strategies and Networking Alternatives…
Ron Landi, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2006. 21 pages.
Deregulation and liberalization of the telecommunications markets has led to tough international competition. This chapter presents well-established approaches used by large...
CRM Systems in German Hospitals: Illustrations of Issues & Trends
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, E-Lin Tan, Jose Antonio Untama, Heidi Weiershaus. © 2006. 25 pages.
German public hospitals face governmental and regulatory pressures to implement efficiency and effectiveness metrics, such as the classification of a Diagnosis Related Groups...
GlobeRanger Corporation
Hanns-Christian L. Hanebeck, Stan Kroder, John Nugent, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2006. 26 pages.
This case traces the dynamic evolution/revolution of an e-commerce entity from concept through first-round venture financing. It details the critical thought processes and...
Emergent Semantic Web
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Tapas R. Sahoo. © 2006. 6 pages.
In less than a decade, the World Wide Web has become popular because of the depth of information it provides and the simplicity of its usage by simple clicks through related and...
Going Global: A Technology Review
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Denise Taylor. © 2006. 15 pages.
The World Wide Web opened the door for many organizations with international ambitions to go global. Organizations that did not have a global presence or access to international...
M-Business: A Global Perspective
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2006. 9 pages.
This chapter discusses the use of mobile, handheld computer devices that are connected wirelessly to a network for business and personal use across people, projects, tasks or...
Foreword
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2005. 3 pages.
This Foreword is included in the book Global Enterprise Transitions: Managing the Process.
Distance Education in the Business Aviation Industry: Issues and Opportunities
Mahesh Raisinghani, Mohammed Chowdhury, Chris Colquitt, Pedro M. Reyes, Nilofar Bonakdar, Joseph Ray, Jose Robles. © 2005. 24 pages.
The purpose of this research is to understand the expectations and behaviors of business aviation pilots toward online learning. The authors believe that the company able to...
E-Business Models in B2B: Process Based Categorization and Analysis of B2B Models
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Turan Melemez, Lijie Zou, Chris Paslowski, Irma Kimvidze, Susanne Taha, Klaus Simons. © 2005. 21 pages.
The business models in business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce and their effectiveness have been a major topic of research in recent years. Due to the variety of existing models...
CRM Systems in German Hospitals: Illustrations of Issues & Trends
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, E-Lin Tan, Jose Antonio Untama, Heidi Weiershaus, Thomas Levermann, Natalie Verdeflor. © 2005. 26 pages.
German public hospitals face governmental and regulatory pressures to implement efficiency and effectiveness metrics, such as the classification of a Diagnosis Related Groups...
Knowledge Management of E-Business Initiatives Within Two Global Organizations: A Comparative Case Study Analysis
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Pegi Proffit, Jonathan Barham, Michael McCurdy. © 2005. 29 pages.
The concept of Knowledge Management concerns the creation of structures that combine the most advanced elements of technological resources and the indispensable input of human...
Knowledge Mining
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2005. 6 pages.
Numerous conferences and several articles in scholarly and business journals have tried to get a handle on knowledge. The growth of knowledge consulting organizations signals a...
Temporal Databases
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Chris Klassen. © 2005. 6 pages.
Information has emerged as an agent of integration and the enabler of new competitiveness for today’s enterprise in the global marketplace. The degree of change in the paradigm...
Integrating Library Services into the Web-Based Learning Curriculum
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Cherie Hohertz. © 2005. 6 pages.
According to the U.S. Department of Education (1998-1999), 78% of all four-year public institutions offer distance education courses. According to the same survey, 67% of all...
A Socio-Technical Case Study of Bangladesh
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Mahboobur Rahman. © 2005. 6 pages.
The revolutionary advent of IT has accelerated the pace of day-to-day office, personal and corporate communication. However, even now, Bangladesh, despite its natural resources...
Data Mining for Supply Chain Management in Complex Networks
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Manoj K. Singh. © 2005. 6 pages.
Supply chain comprises the flow of products, information, and money. In traditional supply chain management, business processes are disconnected from stock control and, as a...
Intelligent Agents for Competitive Advantage
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, John H. Nugent. © 2005. 5 pages.
Since 1494 with the appearance of the double-entry accounting system, developed by Pacioli, those involved in business have attempted to measure business performance in an...
Intelligent Software Agents in E-Commerce
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Cristpoher Klassen, Lawrence L. Schkade. © 2005. 4 pages.
Agent technology is one of the most widely discussed topics in information systems and computer science literature. New software products are being introduced each day. A growing...
Fiber to the Premises
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Hassan Ghanem. © 2005. 5 pages.
Subscribers had never thought of cable operators as providers of voice services, or telephone companies as providers of television and entertainment services. However, the...
E-Business in the Global Automotive Industry: Key Value Propositions
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Lisa Herwick, Ramesh Pullamsetti, Thomas Gunther, Vanessa Caisan, An Wang, Andrzej Koszut. © 2005. 25 pages.
This chapter reviews the components of e-business from a procurement perspective in order to explore the key value propositions of e-business practices in the global automotive...
Business Intelligence in the Digital Economy: Opportunities, Limitations and Risks
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2004. 304 pages.
Business Intelligence in the Digital Economy: Opportunities, Limitations and Risks describes what Business Intelligence (BI) is, how it is being conducted and managed and its...
Global Service Provider Strategies and Networking Alternatives
Ron Landi, Mahesh Raisinghani. © 2004. 18 pages.
Deregulation and liberalization of the telecommunications markets has led to tough international competition. This paper presents well-established approaches used by large...
Intelligent Agents for Competitive Advantage: Requirements and Issues
Mahesh Raisinghani, John H. Nugent. © 2004. 10 pages.
This chapter presents a high-level model for employing intelligent agents in business management processes, much like has been successfully accomplished in complex...
E-Pricing for Intelligent Enterprises: A Strategic Perspective
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2004. 14 pages.
Setting the right price has a lot to do with assessing value. Understanding value is a direct result of understanding customers. Intelligent enterprises should use the power of...
Rethinking E-Commerce Security in the Digital Economy: A Pragmatic and Strategic Perspective
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2004. 10 pages.
The worldwide market for information security services will nearly triple to $21 billion by 2005, up from about $6.7 billion in 2000, according to International Data Corporation....
Measuring ROI in E-Commerce Applications: Analysis to Action
Manuel Mogollon, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2004. 29 pages.
Measuring the Return on Investment (ROI) of a project is a key element of the IT Governance process. The research in this paper aims to provide an overview of how to calculate...
Mobile E-Commerce and the Wireless Worldwide Web: Strategic Perspectives on the Internet's Emerging Model
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2004. 31 pages.
Telecommunications, the Internet, and mobile computing are merging their technologies to form a new business called mobile commerce or the wireless Internet. As more companies...
Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations (JECO)
Pedro Isaías. Est. 2003.
The Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations (JECO) provides insight into and understanding of the social, cultural, organizational, and cognitive impacts of innovative...
Web-Based Education in the 21st Century: A Transnational Perspective
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2003. 18 pages.
As with any emerging educational endeavor, the quality of instruction and content varies widely, as do the goals and motivations of the students. In this chapter, we look at the...
Cases on Worldwide E-Commerce: Theory in Action
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2002. 276 pages.
The primary mission of Cases on Worldwide E-Commerce: Theory in Action is to provide detailed case studies of opportunities and challenges in worldwide e-commerce as the Internet...
Barriers to IT Industry Success: A Socio-Technical Case Study of Bangladesh
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Mahboob Rahman. © 2002. 26 pages.
Information technology (IT), which has evolved from the merger of computers, telecommunications and office automation technologies, is one of the most rapidly growing industries...
GlobeRanger Corporation
Hanns-Christian L. Hanebeck, Stanley L. Kroder, John H. Nugent, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2002. 31 pages.
This case traces the dynamic evolution/revolution of an e-commerce entity from concept through first-round venture financing. It details the critical thought processes and...
E-commerce Taxation Issues: A Balanced Perspective and Options for Resolution
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Dan S. Petty. © 2002. 13 pages.
This chapter is designed to give the reader a balanced perspective on some of the issues surrounding the current discussions related to state and local taxation of Internet...
Intelligent Software Agents in Electronic Commerce: A Socio-technical Perspective
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Chris Klassen, Lawrence L. Schkade. © 2002. 12 pages.
“The future business culture will be one in which innovation is necessary, learning is constant, organizations need to act collaboratively and work is its own reward…It will not...
Systems Design Issues in Planning and Implementation
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2002. 9 pages.
Telecommunications Company (TC) [company identity is concealed] produced a sales management application through internal and contract resources. This application, Schedule Graph...
Systems Design Issues in Planning and Implementation
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2002. 9 pages.
Telecommunications Company (TC) [company identity is concealed] produced a sales management application through internal and contract resources. This application, Schedule Graph...
Data Mining for Supply Chain Management in Complex Networks: Concepts, Methodology and Application
Manoj K. Singh, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2001. 21 pages.
The concept and philosophy behind supply chain management is to integrate and optimize business processes across all partners in the entire production chain. Since these are not...
Intelligent Software Agents in Electronic Commerce: A Socio-Technical Perspective
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Christopher Klassen, Lawrence L. Schkade. © 2001. 9 pages.
Although there is no firm consensus on what constitutes an intelligent agent (or software agent), an intelligent agent, when a new task is delegated by the user, should determine...
A Balanced Analysis Approach to Strategic Electronic Commerce Decisions: A Framework of the Evaluation Method
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2001. 13 pages.
This chapter presents a comprehensive model for optimal electronic commerce strategy and extends the relatively novel Analytic Network Process (ANP) approach to solving...
Software Agents in Today's Digital Economy: Transition to the Knowledge Society
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2001. 13 pages.
One of the most discussed topics in the information systems literature today is software agent/intelligent agent technology. Software agents are high-level software abstractions...
Electronic Commerce: Opportunity and Challenges
Syed Mahbubhur Rahman, Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2000. 422 pages.
Some analysts predict that electronic commerce will grow to more than $300 billion in the next five years. With electronic commerce growing in exponentially, staying competitive...
Electronic Commerce at the Dawn of the Third Millennium
Mahesh S. Raisinghani. © 2000. 20 pages.
At the brink of the new millennium, in global economy and commerce, there has been a dramatic increase in the role of information technology in markets, both in traditional...
Client-Server Computing: Lessons Learned and an Application in the Healthcare Industry
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Ann Shou-an Char. © 2000. 15 pages.
Client-server architecture is a local area network (LAN) based computing environment in which a central database sever or engine performs all database commands sent to it from...
Managing the Business of Web-Enabled Education and Training: A Framework and Case Studies for Replacing Blackboards with Browsers for Distance Learning
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, David Baker. © 2000. 23 pages.
Studies have shown that people remember 20 percent of what they see, 40 percent of what they see and hear, and 70 percent of what they see, hear, and do. Interactive learning...
Leveraging Objects for Mission-Critical Applications
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Bruce Adams. © 1999. 11 pages.
This case study is based on an enterprise-wide consulting project for a financial services firm in a major metropolitan area of the southwest United States. This case addresses...
Leveraging Objects for Mission-Critical Applications
Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Bruce Adams. © 1999. 11 pages.
This case study is based on an enterprise-wide consulting project for a financial services firm in a major metropolitan area of the southwest United States. This case addresses...
Journal of Database Management (JDM)
Keng Siau. Est. 1990.
The Journal of Database Management (JDM) publishes original research on all aspects of database management, systems analysis and design, and software engineering. The primary...
Information Resources Management Journal (IRMJ)
George Kelley. Est. 1988.
The Information Resources Management Journal (IRMJ) , which has been published for over 30 years, serves as a prestigious gateway for original state-of-the-art research articles...