Total Information Risk Management

Total Information Risk Management
  • Author : Alexander Borek,Ajith Kumar Parlikad,Jela Webb,Philip Woodall
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release : 30 August 2013
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How well does your organization manage the risks associated with information quality? Managing information risk is becoming a top priority on the organizational agenda. The increasing sophistication of IT capabilities along with the constantly changing dynamics of global competition are forcing businesses to make use of their information more effectively. Information is becoming a core resource and asset for all organizations; however, it also brings many potential risks to an organization, from strategic, operational, financial, compliance, and environmental to societal.

Total Information Risk Management

Total Information Risk Management
  • Author : Alexander Borek,Ajith Parlikad,Jela Webb,Philip Woodall
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 28 October 2021
GET THIS BOOKTotal Information Risk Management

How well does your organization manage the risks associated with information quality? Managing information risk is becoming a top priority on the organizational agenda. The increasing sophistication of IT capabilities along with the constantly changing dynamics of global competition are forcing businesses to make use of their information more effectively. Information is becoming a core resource and asset for all organizations; however, it also brings many potential risks to an organization, from strategic, operational, financial, compliance, and environmental to societal.

Enterprise Information Systems

Enterprise Information Systems
  • Author : Runtong Zhang,Juliang Zhang,Zhenji Zhang,Joaquim Filipe,José Cordeiro
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 20 May 2012
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This book contains substantially extended and revised versions of the best papers from the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems (ICEIS 2011), held in Beijing, China, June 8-11, 2011. The 27 papers included (plus one invited paper) in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 57 full papers presented at the conference (out of 402 submissions). They reflect state-of-the-art research that is often driven by real-world applications, thus successfully relating the academic with the industrial community. The topics covered are: databases and information

The Owner's Role in Project Risk Management

The Owner's Role in Project Risk Management
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Board on Infrastructure and the Constructed Environment,Committee for Oversight and Assessment of U.S. Department of Energy Project Management
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 25 March 2005
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Effective risk management is essential for the success of large projects built and operated by the Department of Energy (DOE), particularly for the one-of-a-kind projects that characterize much of its mission. To enhance DOE’s risk management efforts, the department asked the NRC to prepare a summary of the most effective practices used by leading owner organizations. The study’s primary objective was to provide DOE project managers with a basic understanding of both the project owner’s risk management

Relating Information Culture to Information Policies and Management Strategies

Relating Information Culture to Information Policies and Management Strategies
  • Author : Bedford, Denise A.D.,Kucharska, Wioleta
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 July 2020
GET THIS BOOKRelating Information Culture to Information Policies and Management Strategies

Business and information managers have struggled to meet several challenges in aligning information strategies and business cultures. The consequences of a misalignment or misfit of strategy and culture are well known in business literature, and better guidance on how to better align strategy and culture is needed. This means expanding the puzzle to align business and information cultures, align business and information strategies, and ensuring that there is a good ongoing fit between information cultures and business strategies. It also

Practical Aspects of Design Science

Practical Aspects of Design Science
  • Author : Markus Helfert,Brian Donnellan
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 11 September 2012
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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the European Design Science Symposium, EDSS 2011, held in Leixlip, Ireland, in October 2011 held in conjunction with the Intel European Research and Innovation Conference, ERIC 2011. The 15 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from various submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on design science and processes; evaluation and utility; and applying design science.

Managing Risk and Information Security

Managing Risk and Information Security
  • Author : Malcolm Harkins
  • Publisher : Apress
  • Release : 21 March 2013
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Managing Risk and Information Security: Protect to Enable, an ApressOpen title, describes the changing risk environment and why a fresh approach to information security is needed. Because almost every aspect of an enterprise is now dependent on technology, the focus of IT security must shift from locking down assets to enabling the business while managing and surviving risk. This compact book discusses business risk from a broader perspective, including privacy and regulatory considerations. It describes the increasing number of threats

Securitizing Immigration

Securitizing Immigration
  • Author : Rens van Munster
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 09 October 2009
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Securitizing Immigration deals with the growing concern for immigration as a matter of security at the EU level. It combines an analysis of the way bureaucratic and political processes have interacted in the integration process with an analysis of how these practices are located in a context shaped by the preoccupation with risk.

Handbook of Data Quality

Handbook of Data Quality
  • Author : Shazia Sadiq
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 13 August 2013
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The issue of data quality is as old as data itself. However, the proliferation of diverse, large-scale and often publically available data on the Web has increased the risk of poor data quality and misleading data interpretations. On the other hand, data is now exposed at a much more strategic level e.g. through business intelligence systems, increasing manifold the stakes involved for individuals, corporations as well as government agencies. There, the lack of knowledge about data accuracy, currency or

Executing Data Quality Projects

Executing Data Quality Projects
  • Author : Danette McGilvray
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 27 May 2021
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Executing Data Quality Projects, Second Edition presents a structured yet flexible approach for creating, improving, sustaining and managing the quality of data and information within any organization. Studies show that data quality problems are costing businesses billions of dollars each year, with poor data linked to waste and inefficiency, damaged credibility among customers and suppliers, and an organizational inability to make sound decisions. Help is here! This book describes a proven Ten Step approach that combines a conceptual framework for

Outcome-Driven Business Architecture

Outcome-Driven Business Architecture
  • Author : Amit Tiwary,Bhuvan Unhelkar
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 06 August 2018
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This book discusses business architecture as a basis for aligning efforts with outcomes. It views BA as complementary to enterprise architecture, where the focus of technological initiatives and inventories is to understand and improve business organization, business direction, and business decision-making. This book provides a practical, long-term view on BA. Based on the authors' consulting experience and industrial research, the material in this book is a valuable addition to the thought processes around BA and EA. The lead author has

Information Technology Risk Management in Enterprise Environments

Information Technology Risk Management in Enterprise Environments
  • Author : Jake Kouns,Daniel Minoli
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 04 October 2011
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Discusses all types of corporate risks and practical means of defending against them. Security is currently identified as a critical area of Information Technology management by a majority of government, commercial, and industrial organizations. Offers an effective risk management program, which is the most critical function of an information security program.

Recordkeeping in International Organizations

Recordkeeping in International Organizations
  • Author : Jens Boel,Eng Sengsavang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 30 December 2020
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Recordkeeping in International Organizations offers an important treatment of international organizations from a recordkeeping perspective, while also illustrating how recordkeeping can play a vital role in our efforts to improve global social conditions. Demonstrating that organizations have both a responsibility and an incentive to effectively manage their records in order to make informed decisions, remain accountable to stakeholders, and preserve institutional history, the book offers practical insights and critical reflections on the effective management, protection, and archiving of records. Through

How to Measure Anything in Cybersecurity Risk

How to Measure Anything in Cybersecurity Risk
  • Author : Douglas W. Hubbard,Richard Seiersen
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 25 July 2016
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A ground shaking exposé on the failure of popular cyber risk management methods How to Measure Anything in Cybersecurity Risk exposes the shortcomings of current "risk management" practices, and offers a series of improvement techniques that help you fill the holes and ramp up security. In his bestselling book How to Measure Anything, author Douglas W. Hubbard opened the business world's eyes to the critical need for better measurement. This book expands upon that premise and draws from The Failure