Knowledge Management Systems

Information and Communication Technologies for Knowledge Management

  • RonaldĀ Maier

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Introduction

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  3. Concepts and Theories

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  4. State of Practice

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  5. Conclusion and Outlook

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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 469-574

About this book


Information and knowledge have profoundly transformed businesses, organizations and society. Knowledge management promises concepts and instruments that help organizations to provide an environment supportive of knowledge creation, sharing and application. Information and communication technologies are often regarded as the enabler for the effective and especially efficient implementation of knowledge management. The book presents an almost encyclopedic treatise of the many important facets, concepts and theories that have influenced knowledge management and integrates them into a framework consisting of strategy, organization, systems and economics guiding the design of successful initiatives. The third edition particularly extends coverage of the two pillars of implementing knowledge management initiatives, i.e. organization and systems


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Authors and affiliations

  • RonaldĀ Maier
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  1. 1.Department of Business Informatics IIIUniversity of RegensburgRegensburgGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2002
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-04382-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-04380-6
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