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Information Systems and Management in Media and Entertainment Industries

  • Artur Lugmayr
  • Emilija Stojmenova
  • Katarina Stanoevska
  • Robert Wellington
  • Closely examines information management and systems within media and entertainment industries, focusing particularly on their needs in production, distribution and consumption

  • Surveys all aspects of creative media industries, including the existing marketing, technology, applications and services

  • Provides an extensive roadmap of challenges and solutions for researchers working in business information management and media


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Content, Service, Application, and Artistic Viewpoint on IS&M in Media and Creativity Industries

  3. Management, Marketing, Business Aspects and Strategic Importance of IT and IS&M in Creative eMedia Industries

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Thomas Hess, Antonia Köster, Christian Matt
      Pages 83-99
  4. Social Media, Consumer, Audience, Human-Computer-Interaction, and User Viewpoints

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. Matevž Pesek, Gregor Strle, Jože Guna, Emilija Stojmenova, Matevž Pogačnik, Matija Marolt
      Pages 149-172
  5. Technology Perspective of the Usage of Media in IS&M in Media Industry and the Application of Media in IS&M across Domains: Technology, Processes, Workflows, Infrastructures and Global Production Pipelines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. Rocco Raso, Sebastian Cucerca, Dirk Werth, Peter Loos
      Pages 245-261
  6. Methods, Approaches, and Importance of IT and Information Systems and Management in Media–Media and Content as Part of IS&M across Application Domains

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 263-263
    2. Rumen Andreev, Daniela Borissova, Alexander Shikalanov, Tsvetelina Yorgova
      Pages 279-298

About this book


This book defines an agenda for research in information management and systems for media and entertainment industries. It highlights their particular needs in production, distribution, and consumption. Chapters are written by practitioners and researchers from around the world, who examine business information management and systems in the larger context of media and entertainment industries. Human, management, technological, and content creation aspects are covered in order to provide a unique viewpoint.

With great interdisciplinary scope, the book provides a roadmap of research challenges and a structured approach for future development across areas such as social media, eCommerce, and eBusiness. Chapters address the tremendous challenges in organization, leadership, customer behavior, and technology that face the entertainment and media industries every day, including the transformation of the analog media world into its digital counterpart. 

Professionals or researchers involved with IT systems management, information policies, technology development or content creation will find this book an essential resource. It is also a valuable tool for academics or advanced-level students studying digital media or information systems.


Big Data Crowdfunding Information systems Information management eMedia Workflow management IT systems Management Technology development Digital services

Editors and affiliations

  • Artur Lugmayr
    • 1
  • Emilija Stojmenova
    • 2
  • Katarina Stanoevska
    • 3
  • Robert Wellington
    • 4
  1. 1.Visualisation and Interactive MediaCurtin UniversityPerthAustralia
  2. 2.University of LjubljanaLjubljanaSlovenia
  3. 3.University of St. GallenSt. GallenSwitzerland
  4. 4.School of Computer and Mathematical SciencesAuckland University of TechnologyAucklandNew Zealand

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Information Systems and Management in Media and Entertainment Industries
  • Editors Artur Lugmayr
    Emilija Stojmenova
    Katarina Stanoevska
    Robert Wellington
  • Series Title International Series on Computer Entertainment and Media Technology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Internat. Ser.on Computer Entertain., Media Tech.
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-49405-0
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-84156-4
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-49407-4
  • Series ISSN 2364-947X
  • Series E-ISSN 2364-9488
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages IX, 339
  • Number of Illustrations 58 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Information Systems and Communication Service
    IT in Business
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