Strategies for Knowledge Management Success: Exploring Organizational Efficacy
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Strategies for Knowledge Management Success: Exploring Organizational Efficacy

Murray E. Jennex (San Diego State University, USA) and Stefan Smolnik (International University Schloss Reichartshausen, Germany)
Release Date: August, 2010|Copyright: © 2011 |Pages: 350
ISBN13: 9781605667096|ISBN10: 1605667099|EISBN13: 9781605667102|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-60566-709-6


Knowledge management captures the right knowledge, to the right user, who in turn uses the knowledge to improve organizational or individual performance to increase effectiveness.

Strategies for Knowledge Management Success: Exploring Organizational Efficacy collects and presents key research articles focused on identifying, defining, and measuring accomplishment in knowledge management. A significant collection of the latest international findings within the field, this book provides a strong reference for students, researchers, and practitioners involved with organizational knowledge management.

Topics Covered

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

  • Knowledge organization with mashups
  • Managing Knowledge with Technology
  • Organizational Culture
  • Organizational Memory
  • Semantic Search of Unstructured Knowledge
  • Socio-technical Barriers to Knowledge Sharing and Management
  • Spatial knowledge management
  • Tacit and Explicit Knowledge
  • Topics maps
  • Virtual Communities of Practice

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Murray E. Jennex is a Professor of Management Information Systems at San Diego State University, editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Knowledge Management, co-editor-in-chief of IGI Global book series, co-editor-in chief of the International Journal of Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management, and President of the Foundation for Knowledge Management (LLC). Dr. Jennex specializes in knowledge management, crisis response, system analysis and design, IS security, e-commerce, and organizational effectiveness. Dr. Jennex serves as the Knowledge, Innovation, and Entrepreneurial Systems Track co-chair at the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences. He is the author of over 150 journal articles, book chapters, and conference proceedings on knowledge management, crisis response, end user computing, international information systems, organizational memory systems, ecommerce, cyber security, and software outsourcing. Dr. Jennex is a former US Navy Nuclear Power Propulsion officer and holds a B.A. in chemistry and physics from William Jewell College, an M.B.A. and an M.S. in software engineering from National University, an M.S. in telecommunications management and a Ph.D. in information systems from the Claremont Graduate University. Dr. Jennex is also a registered professional mechanical engineer in the state of California and a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), a Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP), and a Project Management Professional (PMP).