Download Higher Education in the Twenty-First Century II by Abdulla Y. Al-Hawaj,E.H. Twizell PDF

By Abdulla Y. Al-Hawaj,E.H. Twizell

Ahlia college contributes to the development and propagation of data via encouraging its lecturers and study scholars to submit their unique study that may be utilized to real-life occasions. Co-operation with Brunel collage London within the uk resulted in the setting up of a Ph.D. programme at Ahlia college in 2005.
An very important annual function of the programme is the two-day symposium held at Ahlia college at which scholars are anticipated to provide a presentation on their learn up to now. After the symposium, each one engaging scholar files the contents of his/her presentation in a study paper.
 
This quantity comprises the lawsuits of the workshop held in 2014. nearly all of scholars perform examine relating to a large choice of themes in company and administration and this can be mirrored during this booklet. certain characteristic of the contributions is the numerous unique parts of program it covers which are on the topic of the Arab international. those comprise the banking zone, woman entrepreneurship and management in company boardrooms, healthcare, caliber insurance, obstacle administration and company continuity within the oil quarter, and facets of association in secondary and better schooling.

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Download Big Data in Practice: How 45 Successful Companies Used Big by Bernard Marr PDF

By Bernard Marr

The best-selling writer of Big Data is again, this time with a different and in-depth perception into how particular businesses use substantial info.

Big info is at the tip of everyone's tongue. every body knows its strength and significance, yet many fail to understand the actionable steps and assets required to utilise it successfully. This booklet fills the information hole by way of displaying how significant businesses are utilizing tremendous facts on a daily basis, from an up-close, on-the-ground viewpoint.

From know-how, media and retail, to game groups, executive organisations and fiscal associations, study the particular innovations and procedures getting used to benefit approximately shoppers, enhance production, spur innovation, increase security and a lot more. Organised for simple dip-in navigation, every one bankruptcy follows an analogous constitution to offer you the data you wish speedy. for every corporation profiled, study what information used to be used, what challenge it solved and the strategies placed it position to make it sensible, in addition to the technical info, demanding situations and classes realized from every one distinctive state of affairs.

  • Learn how predictive analytics is helping Amazon, objective, John Deere and Apple comprehend their customers
  • Discover how substantial info is in the back of the good fortune of Walmart, LinkedIn, Microsoft and more
  • Learn how mammoth information is altering drugs, legislation enforcement, hospitality, model, technological know-how and banking
  • Develop your individual monstrous info procedure through having access to extra studying fabrics on the finish of every chapter

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Download Business Process Management Systems: Strategy and by James F. Chang PDF

By James F. Chang

With a spotlight on technique and implementation, James Chang discusses company administration practices and the expertise that permits them. He analyzes the heritage of approach administration practices and demonstrates that BPM practices are a synthesis of radical swap and non-stop switch practices. The publication is correct to either enterprise and IT pros who're awarded with an built-in view on how quite a few administration practices merge into BPM. This quantity describes the numerous applied sciences that converge to shape a enterprise method administration procedure (BPMS), illustrating its criteria and service-oriented architecture.

About the writer

James Chang is the founder and president of Ivy experts, Inc. He has broad event enforcing company source making plans (ERP)–enabled company strategies and process-centric integration options for Fortune 500 businesses. Mr. Chang has written numerous articles on BPM and EAI. He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of technological know-how measure in operations learn and commercial engineering from Cornell college.  

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Download Security Metrics Management: How to Manage the Costs of an by Gerald L. Kovacich,Edward Halibozek PDF

By Gerald L. Kovacich,Edward Halibozek

safeguard metrics is the applying of quantitative, statistical, and/or mathematical analyses to measuring safeguard sensible developments and workload. In different phrases, monitoring what each one functionality is doing when it comes to point of attempt (LOE), bills, and productiveness. safeguard metrics administration is the handling of an resources security application and similar defense services by using metrics. it may be used the place managerial projects needs to be supported for such reasons as assisting the safety professional’s place on price range issues, justifying the cost-effectiveness of choices, opting for the impression of downsizing on carrier and aid to shoppers, and so on.
Security Metrics administration is designed to supply easy information to safeguard execs so that it will degree the prices in their resources safety software - their safeguard application - in addition to its successes and screw ups. It features a dialogue of the way to exploit the metrics to short administration, justify price range and use pattern analyses to boost a extra effective and powerful resources security program.

- Over a hundred checklists, flowcharts, and different illustrations depict examples of protection metrics and the way to exploit them
- Drawings, version tactics, version methods and kinds allow the reader to instantly positioned strategies to take advantage of in a realistic application
- presents transparent course on tips on how to meet new enterprise calls for at the protection Professional

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Download Schlüsselkompetenzen spielend trainieren: Teamspiele von A-Z by Anne Brunner PDF

By Anne Brunner

In der 2., umfassend überarbeiteten Auflage mit einem deutlich erweiterten wissenschaftsbasierten Teil, zusätzlichen klassischen Experimenten und zahlreichen neuen Originalzitaten und Abbildungen, bietet das Buch in hervorragend strukturierter und übersichtlicher shape zahlreiche Impulse und spielerische Zugänge im Rahmen der fünf Bereiche der Schlüsselkompetenzen. Eine hervorragende Methodenbibliothek für Spiele im Rahmen des Kompetenztrainings.

Spiel ist nachweislich eine wirkungsvolle Methode, etwas zu lernen. Spielerisch gewonnene Erfahrungen und Erkenntnisse prägen sich tief in das Gedächtnis ein und bleiben lang, vielleicht lebenslang unvergesslich.

Vorgestellt werden Teamspiele, mit denen Schlüsselkompetenzen spielerisch trainiert werden können. Dabei geht es weder um Gesellschaftsspiele, noch um Unterhaltungsspiele oder Spiele zum Zeitvertreib. Auch digitale Spiele sind nicht gemeint. Vielmehr geht es um Übungen, in denen bestimmte Aufgaben im workforce spielerisch zu lösen sind. Die Teilnehmer können dabei verschiedene Rollen einnehmen, ausprobieren und reflektieren.

Die Übungen eignen sich besonders zur Teamentwicklung und Persönlichkeitsbildung, und dies in unterschiedlichen Kontexten: Seminare, Kurse, Fortbildung, Weiterbildung oder education; sei es in Hochschulen, Bildungshäusern, Firmen, wissenschaftlichen oder öffentlichen Einrichtungen. Ein Kriterium bei der Auswahl der Spiele battle, dass sich diese in der Praxis bewährt haben sowie möglichst einfach zu organisieren und durchzuführen sind.

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Download Managing Software Process Evolution: Traditional, Agile and by Marco Kuhrmann,Jürgen Münch,Ita Richardson,Andreas Rausch,He PDF

By Marco Kuhrmann,Jürgen Münch,Ita Richardson,Andreas Rausch,He Zhang

This e-book makes a speciality of the layout, improvement, administration, governance and alertness of evolving software program approaches which are aligned with altering company ambitions, equivalent to enlargement to new domain names or transferring to worldwide creation. within the context of an evolving enterprise international, it examines the whole software program strategy lifecycle, from the preliminary definition of a product to its systematic development. In doing so, it addresses tough difficulties, equivalent to the best way to enforce techniques in hugely regulated domain names or the place to discover an appropriate notation approach for documenting approaches, and gives crucial insights and the right way to aid readers deal with procedure evolutions. And final yet no longer least, it offers a wealth of examples and circumstances on the best way to take care of software program evolution in practice.

Reflecting those issues, the booklet is split into 3 components. half 1 makes a speciality of software program company transformation and addresses the questions of which process(es) to take advantage of and adapt, and the way to arrange technique development courses. as a result, half 2 in most cases addresses approach modeling. finally, half three collects concrete ways, reviews, and suggestions which could support to enhance software program methods, with a selected specialize in particular lifecycle phases.

This ebook is aimed toward somebody attracted to knowing and optimizing software program improvement initiatives at their association. whereas the reports and ideas awarded may be worthwhile for either these readers who're unexpected with software program procedure development and wish to get an outline of different features of the subject, and in the event you are specialists with decades of expertise, it fairly objectives the desires of researchers and Ph.D. scholars within the zone of software program and platforms engineering or info structures who research complicated issues in regards to the association and administration of (software improvement) initiatives and method advancements projects. 

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Download Geschäftsprozessorientierte Systementwicklung: Von der by Thomas Benker,Carsten Jürck,Matthias Wolf PDF

By Thomas Benker,Carsten Jürck,Matthias Wolf

Dieses Herausgeberwerk gibt einen fundierten Einblick in die Grundlagen, Erfahrungen und Anwendung der Methodik des Semantischen Objektmodells (SOM) zur geschäftsprozessorientierten Systementwicklung. Die SOM-Methodik ist einer der führenden integrierten firm Modeling-Ansätze. Die Beitragsautoren führen in die Grundlagen der Unternehmensmodellierung und der SOM-Methodik ein. In darauf aufbauenden Beiträgen werden die Unterstützung von Managementprozessen sowie die Systementwicklung betrachtet. Besonderes Augenmerk liegt dabei v. a. auf modellgetriebenen Ansätzen sowie den Themen Wiederverwendung und Weiterentwicklung. Anhand von Praxisbeispielen wird dem Leser ein anschaulicher Zugang zum Thema ermöglicht.

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