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Bharosa, N. (author), Van Wijk, R. (author), De Winne, N. (author), Janssen, M.F.W.H.A. (author)
What is digital business reporting? Why do we need it? And how can we improve it? This book aims to address these questions by illustrating the rise of system-to-system information exchange and the opportunities for improving transparency and accountability. Governments around the world are looking for ways to strengthen transparency and...
book 2015
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Bharosa, N. (author), De Winne, C.P.I. (author), Van Wijk, R. (author), Janssen, M.F.W.H.A. (author)
Lean government is all about doing better with less through the use of ICT and the realisation of process improvements. The recently introduced eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) has shown some initial success in realising lean government. Once data is stored in XBRL format, businesses can transmit it electronically to government for...
journal article 2012
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Bharosa, N. (author), Lee, J. (author), Janssen, M. (author), Rao, H.R. (author)
One of the main challenges in cross-border disaster management is the development and use of information systems that cater the needs of heterogeneous relief agencies, policies, activities and cultures. Drawing upon activity theory, this paper examines cross-border information systems development for disaster management. We infuse the concept of...
journal article 2012
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Bharosa, N. (author), Janssen, M. (author), Tan, Y.H. (author)
One of the key challenges in public safety networks is to ensure a high level of information quality (IQ) during disaster response. Since many evaluation reports on disaster response efforts have revealed instances of poor IQ, both academics and practitioners are in search of information architectures that assure IQ. This article focuses on the...
journal article 2011
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Bharosa, N. (author), Janssen, M.F.W.H.A. (author)
During crises, relief agency commanders have to make decisions in a complex and uncertain environment, requiring them to continuously adapt to unforeseen environmental changes. In the process of adaptation, the commanders depend on information management systems for information. Yet there are still numerous reports of situations in which...
conference paper 2010
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Bharosa, N. (author), Janssen, M.F.W.H.A. (author)
When disaster strikes, the emerging task environment requires relief agencies to transform from autonomous mono-disciplinary organizations into interdependent multidisciplinary decision-making units. Evaluation studies reveal that adaptation of information management to the changing task environment is difficult resulting in poor information...
conference paper 2009
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Bharosa, N. (author), Lee, J. (author), Janssen, M. (author)
Although various scholars have researched issues regarding disaster management, few have studied the sharing and coordinating of information during disasters. Not much empirical data is available in this field and there is sparse insight into the factors that may impede or facilitate information sharing and coordination among stakeholders. In...
journal article 2009
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Janssen, M. (author), Lee, J. (author), Bharosa, N. (author), Cresswell, A. (author)
Multi-agency disaster management requires collaboration among geographically distributed public and private organizations to enable a rapid and effective response to an unexpected event. Many disaster management systems often lack the capability to cope with the complexity and uncertainty. In this introduction to the special issues on advances...
journal article 2009
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