CONISAR Proceeding 2013

San Antonio, TX

Conference Highlights


Applied IS Research/Methodologies

Does File Sharing Lead to Legal Sales? Student Attitudes on Music Piracy (2823)
Some Comparisons between SSM and the Activity Analysis and Development (ActAD) framework applied to IS development (2881)

Business Intelligence / Big Data

Decision-Making via Visual Analysis using the Natural Language Toolkit and R (2821)

Cloud Computing

A Study of Cloud Computing Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) in Financial Firms (2804)

ERP/Bus Process/Supply Chain

Online versus In-Store: Price Differentiation for Multi-Channel Retailers (2809)

IT Management / Strategy

A Process Improvement Framework for Information Technology Management in Small to Medium Enterprises (PI4IT) (2815)
A Study of Information Technology Operating and Capital Expenditures and Their Effect on Positive Firm Outcomes (2802)
Looking Backwards to Look Ahead: Lessons from Barcode Adoption for RFID Adoption and Implementation (2824)
Microsoft vs Apple: Which is Great by Choice? (2803)
Performance and Corporate Social Responsibility in the Information Technology Industry (2812)


Creating A Semantic Differential Scale For Measuring Users’ Perception and Attitude To Emerging Technologies (2564)
Shifting Technological Landscape: IT Departments and Anticipated Technological Changes (2810)

Other Topics

Bizprojet: The co-design of an affinities and skills search-engine. Team building around an innovative project: New knowledge shared? (2525)

PhD Papers/WIP

Feasibility of a Platform-as-a-Service Implementation using Cloud Computing for a Global Service Organization (2805)
Predicting the Terminal Ballistics of Kinetic Energy Projectiles Using Artificial Neural Networks (2808)

Security / Networks / Communications

Data Privacy: Are We Accidentally Sharing Too Much Information? (2818)
Information Security in Nonprofits: A First Glance at the State of Security in Two Illinois Regions (2820)
Risk Assessment & Management in Merchant Capture Systems: A Threat Analysis Perspective (2814)

Systems Devel/Software Eng

A Comparison of Software Testing Using the Object-Oriented Paradigm and Traditional Testing (2813)
Can Social Media aid Software Development? (2816)
Software Engineering: accessing IT core concepts (2817)
Taxonomy of Common Software Testing Terminology: Framework for Key Software Engineering Testing Concepts (2822)
The De-Escalation of the DHS HSIN Next Gen Project (2811)

Web Applications, Web 2.0

Similarity and Ties in Social Networks A Study of the YouTube Social Network (2819)
Web Recruitment: Impact of Aesthetics and Playfulness on User’s Initial Affective Reactions as it Relates to Applicant Attraction(2825)