Business Information Systems

Second edition

by Paul Beynon-Davies

Further reading and useful weblinks

​Here you will find useful pointers to further sources to expand your knowledge of the subject. These include references to important books and textual resources as well as relevant websites and news articles that emphasise the contemporary relevance of business information.

BIS in the News

Data Protection

Development Method

eBusiness

  • http://www.amazon.com
    Amazon web-site.
  • http://www.business2.com
    Business 2.0 magazine. General business magazine that has regular features on business models appropriate to the 'New Economy'.
  • http://www.cisco.com
    Cisco company web-site.
  • http://news.cnet.com/
    A commercial web-site offering technology news.
  • http://www.brint.com
    A Business Researcher's Interests is a searchable listing of links to online resources related to contemporary business and Management and Information Technology issues. It provides links to hundreds of full-text articles, case studies and tools, as well as other Internet resources. Topics covered include Business Process Reengineering, Knowledge Management, Organizational Learning, Complex Systems & Chaos, Intranets, Virtual Corporations, Outsourcing, Electronic Markets & Electronic Commerce.
  • http://www.dell.com
    Dell company web-site.
  • http://www.inderscience.com/jhome.php?jcode=ijeb
    International journal of electronic business. Bi-monthly refereed journal dealing with working and potential e-business models and applications as well as emerging issues of interest to professionals and academics.
  • http://www.informationweek.com/index.jhtml
    An on-line magazine covering business technology.
  • http://it.toolbox.com/
    A site with articles on many aspects of ICT such as programming languages, ERP systems and DBMS.
  • http://www.zdnet.com/
    A commercial web-site covering the latest ICTs.

eCommerce

eBusiness and eCommerce

ICT

ICT: Database system

ICT: Infrastructure

  • http://www.isoc.org
    The Internet Society (ISOC) is a non-profit organisation founded in 1992 to provide leadership in Internet related standards, education, and policy.
  • http://www.w3.org
    World wide web consortium
  • http://www.w3.org/XML
    Main page for XML activity on the World wide web consortium web-site.

ICT: Software

Informatics: Academies

  • http://www.acm.org
    The Association for Computing Machinery is both a professional body and a venue for academic discussions on any issues relating to computing in the large.
  • http://www.aisnet.org
    The Association of Information Systems: an organisation promoting the Information Systems field internationally.
  • http://www.isworld.org
    An international site maintaining various academic resources on the information systems field.
  • http://www.ukais.org
    The UK Academy for Information Systems: an organisation promoting the Information Systems field in the UK.

Informatics Industry Consumers

Informatics Operations

Informatics Practice

Informatics: Profession

  • http://www.imis.org.uk/
    The Institute for the Management of Information Systems is a professional body specialising in the management of IS.
  • http://www.iee.org/
    Although called the Institute of Electrical Engineers, this institution does cover one of the reference disciplines for organisational informatics - software engineering.
  • http://www.bcs.org.uk
    The British Computer Society - professional body for information systems engineering in the UK.

Informatics: Service: Outsourcing

Modelling

Project management

Virtual communities