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MGMT 8515M Strategic IT Leadership and System Architecture: Welcome & Course Readings

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MGMT 8515M Course Readings

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Ahmed, R., & Boutaba, R. (2014). Design considerations for managing wide area software defined networks. IEEE Communications Magazine, 52(7), 116–123. doi:10.1109/MCOM.2014.6852092 

Ally, A. F., & Ning, Z. (2015). What the current system development trends tell us about systems development methodologies: toward explaining SSDAM, Agile and IDEF0 methodologies. Journal of Applied Computer Science & Mathematics, 1(9), 9–15. 

Amrollahi, A., & Rowlands, B. (2018). OSPM: A design methodology for open strategic planning. Information & Management, 55, 667–685. doi:10.1016/ 

Anderson, D. (2018). How blockchain will revolutionize the video games industry. Intellectual Property & Technology Law Journal, 30(7), 17–19. 

Apostolov, H., Fischer, M., Olivotti, D., Dreyer, S., Breitner, M. H., & Eigner, M. (2018). Modeling framework for integrated, model-based development of product-service systems. Procedia CIRP, 73, 9–14. doi:10.1016/j.procir.2018.03.307 

Aref, A., & Tran, T. (2017). Multi-criteria trust establishment for Internet of Agents in smart grids. Multiagent & Grid Systems, 13(3), 287–309. doi:10.3233/MGS-170272 

Dinh, T. N., & Thai, M. T. (2018). AI and blockchain: A disruptive integration. Computer, 51(9), 48–53. doi:10.1109/MC.2018.3620971 

Gellweiler, C. (2017). Bridging IT requirements to competitive advantage: The concept of IT value planning. Procedia Computer Science, 121, 145–151. doi:10.1016/j.procs.2017.11.020 

Haddud, A., & McAllen, D. (2018). Digital workplace management: Exploring aspects related to culture, innovation, and leadership. Paper presented at the 2018 Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET). doi:10.23919/PICMET.2018.8481807 

Kuechler, B., & Vaishnavi, V. (2008). On theory development in design science research: Anatomy of a research project. European Journal of Information Systems, 17(5), 489–504. doi:10.1057/ejis.2008.40 

Kummler, P. S., Vernisse, L., & Fromm, H. (2018). How good are my requirements? A new perspective on the quality measurement of textual requirements. In 2018 11th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC) (pp. 156–159). Coimbra: IEEE. doi:10.1109/QUATIC.2018.00031 

Laitinen, K., & Valo, M. (2018). Meanings of communication technology in virtual team meetings: Framing technology-related interaction. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 111, 12–22. 

Madlock, P. E. (2012). The influence of supervisors' leadership style on telecommuters. Journal of Business Strategies, 29(1), 1–24. 

Obal, M. W. (2017). What drives post-adoption usage? Investigating the negative and positive antecedents of disruptive technology continuous adoption intentions. Industrial Marketing Management, 63, 42–52. doi:10.1016/j.indmarman.2017.01.003 

Pop, A. B., & Ţîţu, A. M. (2018). Implementation of an integrated management system: quality-information security in an industrial knowledge-based organization. Access la Success; Bucharest, 19(166), 87–93. 

Ramiller, N. C., & Wagner, E. L. (2011). Communication challenges in requirements definition: a classroom simulation. Journal of Information Systems Education, 22(4), 307–317. 

Rocha, A., & Freixo, J. (2015). Information architecture for quality management support in hospitals. Journal Of Medical Systems, 39(10), 1–11. doi:10.1007/s10916-015-0326-z 

Thomas, A., Barton, R., & Chuke‐Okafor, C. (2008). Applying Lean Six Sigma in a small engineering company—A model for change. Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management, 20(1), 113–129. doi:10.1108/17410380910925433 

Tracy, S. J. (2010). Qualitative quality: Eight “big-tent” criteria for excellent qualitative research. Qualitative Inquiry, 16(10), 837–851. doi:10.1177/1077800410383121 

Van Aken, J. E. (2005). Management research as a design science: articulating the research products of mode 2 knowledge production in management. British Journal of Management, 16(1), 19–36. doi:10.1111/j.1467-8551.2005.00437.x 

Yuan, Y., & Wang, F.-Y. (2018). Blockchain and cryptocurrencies: Model, techniques, and applications. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems, 48(9), 1421–1428. doi:10.1109/TSMC.2018.2854904 

Zeynalvand, L., Zhang, J., Luo, T. T., & Chen, S. (2018). MASA: Multi-agent subjectivity alignment for trustworthy Internet of Things. Paper presented at 2018 International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION). doi:10.23919/ICIF.2018.8455278

Other Readings

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