Information Technology Management
2020

REQUIRED BOOKS:

  1. Brown, C.V., DeHayes, D.W., Hoffer, J.A., Martin, W.E., & Perkins, W.C. (2012). Managing Information Technology, 7th Edition. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson Education Inc. (MIT) (Companion Website)
  2. Gallaugher, J. (2019). Information Systems: A Manager's Guide to Harnessing Technology, 7th Edition. Boston: Boston Academic Publishing, Inc. (IS7)
    REQUIRED CHAPTERS:
    1. Chapter 2 Strategy and Technology: Concepts and Frameworks for Achieving Success
    2. Chapter 5 Moore's Law and More: Fast, Cheap Computing, and What This Means for the Manager
    3. Chapter 6 Disruptive Technologies: Understanding Giant Killers and Tactics to Avoid Extinction
    4. Chapter 7 Amazon: An Empire Stretching from Cardboard Box to Kindle to Cloud
    5. Chapter 9 Social Media, Peer Production, and Leveraging the Crowd
    6. Chapter 10 The Sharing Economy, Collaborative Consumption, and Efficient Markets through Tech
    7. Chapter 11 Facebook: Platforms, Privacy, and Big Business from the Social Graph
    8. Chapter 13 Understanding Software: A Primer for Managers
    9. Chapter 14 Software in Flux: Open Source, Cloud, Virtualized, and App-Driven Shifts
    10. Chapter 15 Data and Competitive Advantage: Databases, Analytics, AI and Machine Learning
    11. Chapter 16 A Managers Guide to the Internet and Telecommunications
    12. Chapter 17 Information Security: Barbarians at the Gateway (and Just About Everywhere Else)

REQUIRED READINGS:

  1. Carr, N. (2003). IT doesn't matter. Harvard Business Review, Article r0305b, May, 5-12.
  2. Agrawal, A., Gans, J., & Goldfarb, A. (2020). How to win with machine learning. Harvard Business Review, 98(5), 126-133.
  3. Summary of Friedman, T. L. (2005). The World is Flat. Published by CapitolReader.com on October 27, 2005.

SUPPLEMENTS:

  1. Castillo, F. (2016). Managing Information Technology. Switzerland: Springer International Publishing.
  2. Sommerville, I. (2016). Software Engineering, 10th ed., London: Pearson Education.
  3. Friedman, T. L. (2007). The World is Flat 3.0: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century. New York: Picador / Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
  4. Zaltman, G. (2003). How Customers Think: Essential Insights into the Mind of the Market. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Business Press.
  5. Rogers, E.M. (1983). Diffusion of Innovations, 3rd Edition. New York: The Free Press.
  6. Carr, N. G. (Ed.). (2001). The Digital Enterprise: How to Reshape Your Business for a Connected World. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Business Press.


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