Optimizing, Innovating, and Capitalizing on Information Systems for Operations

Optimizing, Innovating, and Capitalizing on Information Systems for Operations

John Wang (Montclair State University, USA)
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Release Date: February, 2013|Copyright: © 2013 |Pages: 462
ISBN13: 9781466629257|ISBN10: 1466629258|EISBN13: 9781466629264|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-2925-7


Adapting the development of information systems for operations management is essential for the effectiveness of an organization’s business strategy.

Optimizing, Innovating, and Capitalizing on Information Systems for Operations presents research on the applications of information systems and its influence on business and operations management. Highlighting case studies, frameworks and methodologies, this book aims to be useful for practitioners and academics in the fields of decision, management, and social sciences.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Computational Intelligence
  • Engineering Management
  • Information Technology
  • Knowledge Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Sociology
  • Telecommunications

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

John Wang is a professor in the Department of Information & Operations Management at Montclair State University, USA. Having received a scholarship award, he came to the USA and completed his PhD in operations research from Temple University. Due to his extraordinary contributions beyond a tenured full professor, Dr. Wang has been honored with a special range adjustment in 2006. He has published over 100 refereed papers and seven books. He has also developed several computer software programs based on his research findings.

He is the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Applied Management Science, International Journal of Operations Research and Information Systems, and International Journal of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management. He is the Editor of Data Warehousing and Mining: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications (six-volume) and the Editor of the Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining, 1st (two-volume) and 2nd (four-volume). His long-term research goal is on the synergy of operations research, data mining and cybernetics.