Technology Enabled Transformation of the Public Sector: Advances in E-Government

Technology Enabled Transformation of the Public Sector: Advances in E-Government

Vishanth Weerakkody (Brunel University, UK)
Release Date: June, 2012|Copyright: © 2012 |Pages: 457|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-1776-6
ISBN13: 9781466617766|ISBN10: 1466617764|EISBN13: 9781466617773

Description

Electronic Government is continually advancing in topics such as hardware and software technology, e-government adoption and diffusion, e-government policy, e-government planning, management, e-government applications, and e-government impacts.

Technology Enabled Transformation of the Public Sector: Advances in E-Government is filled with original research about electronic government and supplies academicians, practitioners, and professionals with quality applied research results in the field of electronic/digital government, its applications, and impacts on governmental organizations around the world. This title effectively and positively provides organizational and managerial directions with greater use and management of electronic/digital government technologies in organizations. It also epitomizes the research available within e-government while exponentially emphasizing the expansiveness of this field.

Topics Covered

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

  • Assessment of e-government projects
  • Digital Rights Management
  • E-government databases
  • Electronic healthcare (e-health) services
  • Information security in e-government
  • Innovative applications and best practices in e-government
  • International integration/collaboration of e-government
  • IT management issues in e-government
  • Local e-government implementation and diffusion
  • Public and private partnership management
  • Social issues and trust in e-government

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Vishanth Weerakkody is a member of faculty in the Business School at Brunel University (UK). VW was previously a faculty member in the Department of IS and Computing at Brunel University and he has held various IT positions in multinational organizations, including IBM UK. VW is a member of the British Computer Society, Chartered IT professional and a Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy. He is the current Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Electronic Government Research.

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