Search for dissertations about: "information strategies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1193 swedish dissertations containing the words information strategies.

  1. 1. Tensions and Contradictions in Information Management. An Activity-theoretical Approach to Information Activities in a Swedish Youth-Peace Organisation

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Karen Nowé Hedvall; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; information management; information behaviour; information strategies; activity theory; voluntary organisations; peace organisations; youth organisations; Sweden; library and information science;

    Abstract : The thesis aims to contribute to the research on the management and use of information in organisations by providing a holistic understanding of the various information practices and needs as well as attitudes towards information at different levels in the broader socio-historical context of a specific organisation. To this end, findings and approaches from research traditions in library and information science, management studies and organisational theory are combined in an activity-theoretical approach with some neo-institutional aspects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Traceable Information Systems Factors That Improve Traceability Between Information and Processes Over Time

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Lena-Maria Öberg; Mittuniversitetet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Traceability; Preservation of Information; Processes; Context; Synergy-4; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Computer and systems science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : Preservation of information is not a new issue but preservation of digital information has a relatively short history. Since the 60’s when computers began to be used within administration, digital information that has had to be preserved over time.The problem addressed in this research is how to preserve understandable information over time. READ MORE

  3. 3. Physicians‟ information practices a case study of a medical team at a Teaching Hospital

    University dissertation from Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap/Bibliotekshögskolan Högskolan i Borås

    Author : Esther Ebole Isah; Högskolan i Borås.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; activity theory; Artefacts; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics CPT ; Contextual elements; Information practices; Information seeking; Physicians; Participation; Practice theory; Social learning theories; Work activity; Workplace learning; Library and Information Science; Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis is a user study within library and information science on participatory practices of a professional group in work activity. This has been investigated only to a minor extent in previous library and information science research. READ MORE

  4. 4. Securing Information Assets Understanding, Measuring and Protecting against Social Engineering Attacks

    University dissertation from Stockholm University

    Author : Marcus Nohlberg; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Computer and systems science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Data- och systemvetenskap; Teknik; Technology; Computer and Systems Sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : Social engineering denotes, within the realm of security, a type of attack against the human element during which the assailant induces the victim to release information or perform actions they should not. Our research on social engineering is divided into three areas: understanding, measuring and protecting. READ MORE

  5. 5. Mobile Device Strategy A management framework for securing company information assets on mobile devices

    University dissertation from Skövde : University of Skövde

    Author : Martin Brodin; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Strategic Management; Mobile device; Information security; information security management; information management; BYOD; CYOD; mobile strategy; mobile device strategy; management framework; Information Systems; Informationssystem IS ;

    Abstract : The problem addressed by this research is a demand for increased flexibility in access to organisational information, driven by the increasing popularity of mobile devices. Employees increasingly bring private devices to work (Bring Your Own Device, BYOD) or use work devices for private purposes (Choose Your Own Device, CYOD). READ MORE