Information Systems for Managers
Available in two versions: With Cases & Without Cases
Gabriele Piccoli, Louisiana State University
Federico Pigni, Grenoble School of Management
Publication date: June 10, 2018
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Table of Contents
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Part I: Foundations
Chapter 1: Information Systems and the Role of General and
Chapter 2: Information Systems Defined
Chapter 3: Organizational Information Systems and Their Impact
Part II: Competing in the Digital Age
Chapter 4: The Changing Competitive Environment
Chapter 5: Digital Business
Part III: The Strategic Use of Information Systems
Chapter 6: Strategic Information Systems Planning
Chapter 7: Value Creation and Strategic Information Systems
Chapter 8: Value Creation with Information Systems
Chapter 9: Appropriating IT-Enabled Value Over Time
Part IV: Getting IT Done
Chapter 10: Funding Information Systems
Chapter 11: Creating Information Systems
Chapter 12: Information Systems Trends
Chapter 13: Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Ethics
Part V: Cases
The book is available with and without Part V: Cases.
About the Authors
Dr. Gabriele Piccoli is full professor and Edward G. Schlieder Endowed Chair of Information Sciences at Louisiana State University. He is the director of Graduate Studies, the MS Program for the Stephenson Department of Entrepreneurship & Information Systems, and the Digital Data Stream Lab at LSU. He is also affiliated with the University of Pavia and held positions at Grenoble Ecole de Management (France), University of Sassari (Italy), and Cornell University (USA). Piccoli’s research, teaching, and consulting expertise is in strategic information systems and the use of information systems to enable customer service. Piccoli is a former associate editor of MIS Quarterly, and his research has appeared in Decision Sciences Journal, MIS Quarterly, MIS Quarterly Executive, Communications of the ACM, Harvard Business Review, California Management Review, the Database for Advances in Information Systems, Cornell Hospitality Quarterly, and other academic and applied journals.
Dr. Federico Pigni is Professor of Information Systems and director of the Global Tech program at the Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM) in France. He holds a Ph.D. in Management Information Systems and Supply Chain Management, and an HDR in Management Science. Before joining GEM, he taught in Italy at Carlo Cattaneo University – LIUC, Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, and the Catholic University in Milan. He was Senior Researcher at Carlo Cattaneo University’s Lab#ID RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) laboratory and post-doctorate at France Télécom R&D – Pole Service Sciences in Sophia Antipolis (France). He participated in various research projects funded by Italian, regional, and EU agencies, private industry, and government partners. He has published articles in journals such as California Management Review, MIS Quarterly Executive, and Production Planning & Control. He teaches in the area of Information Systems, and he is currently researching value creation and appropriation opportunities stemming from big data and digital data streams.