Innovations in Knowledge Management

The Impact of Social Media, Semantic Web and Cloud Computing

  • Liana Razmerita
  • Gloria Phillips-Wren
  • Lakhmi C. Jain

Part of the Intelligent Systems Reference Library book series (ISRL, volume 95)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Managing Knowledge, Projects and Networks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Liana Razmerita, Gloria Phillips-Wren, Lakhmi C. Jain
      Pages 3-18
    3. Silvia Schacht, Alexander Maedche
      Pages 19-44
  3. Managing Knowledge Using Social Media: Factors Influencing Adoption and Usage

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 99-99
    2. Kathrin Kirchner, Daniel Stegmann
      Pages 127-146
    3. André Calero Valdez, Anne Kathrin Schaar, Jens Bender, Susanne Aghassi, Günther Schuh, Martina Ziefle
      Pages 147-176
  4. New Approaches and Technologies for Knowledge Acquisition

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. Benjamin Heitmann, Maciej Dabrowski, Conor Hayes, Keith Griffin
      Pages 211-240
    3. David Simões, Pedro Antunes, Jocelyn Cranefield
      Pages 241-267

About this book


This book discusses emerging trends in the field of managing knowledge work due to technological innovations. The book is organized in 3 sections. The first section, entitled "Managing Knowledge, Projects and Networks", discusses knowledge processes and their use, reuse or generation in the context of an organization. The second section, entitled "Managing Knowledge using Social Media", focuses on factors influencing adoption and usage, the role of social media in managing knowledge, and factors that influence employees' acceptance and participation. The third section brings into discussion new approaches and technologies for acquiring knowledge. The book will be useful to both academics engaged in research in knowledge management and practitioners who are considering or implementing strategies for managing one of their most important resources.


Cloud Computing Computational Intelligence Intelligent Systems Knowledge Management Multiagent Systems Semantic Web Social Media

Editors and affiliations

  • Liana Razmerita
    • 1
  • Gloria Phillips-Wren
    • 2
  • Lakhmi C. Jain
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of International Business CommunicationCopenhagen Business SchoolFrederiksbergDenmark
  2. 2.Sellinger School of Business and ManagementLoyola University MarylandBaltimoreUSA
  3. 3.Faculty of Education, Science, Technology and MathematicsUniversity of CanberraCanberraAustralia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-662-47826-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-47827-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4394
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-4408
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