As a new century begins, we are faced with the opportunities and challenges of available technology as well as pressure to create strategic and tactical plans for future echnology. Worldwide, IT professionals are sharing and trading concepts and ideas for effective IT management, and this cooperation is what leads to solid IT management practices. Challenges of Information Technology Management in the 21st Century is a collection of papers that present IT management perspectives from professionals around the world. The papers present new ideas, refine old one and pose interesting scenarios to help the reader develop company-sensitive management strategies.
Among some of the topics included in this book are: Internet payment mechanisms; new venture strategy planning; information systems policy; distant education; Web-based learning; knowledge management.