Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Modern Information Systems

Edited by Christos Kalloniatis

University of the Aegean

The development of modern information systems is a demanding task. New technologies and tools are designed, implemented and presented in the market on a daily bases. User needs change dramatically fast and the IT industry copes to reach the level of efficiency and adaptability for its systems in order to be competitive and up-to-date. Thus, the realization of modern information systems with great characteristics and functionalities implemented for specific areas of interest is a fact of our modern and demanding digital society and this is the main scope of this book. Therefore, this book aims to present a number of innovative and recently developed information systems. It is titled "Modern Information Systems" and includes 8 chapters. This book may assist researchers on studying the innovative functions of modern systems in various areas like health, telematics, knowledge management, etc. It can also assist young students in capturing the new research tendencies of the information systems' development.

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Modern Information SystemsEdited by Christos Kalloniatis

Published: June 13th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2886

ISBN: 978-953-51-0647-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5696-3

Copyright year: 2012

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27565 Total Chapter Downloads

8 Crossref Citations

11 Web of Science Citations

12 Dimensions Citations


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1. Use of Descriptive Statistical Indicators for Aggregating Environmental Data in Multi-Scale European Databases

By Panos Panagos, Yusuf Yigini and Luca Montanarella


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2. Ontology Approach in Lens Design

By Irina Livshits, Dmitry Mouromtsev and Vladimir Vasiliev


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3. Quality Management of the Passenger Terminal Services on the Base of Information System

By Vaira Gromule and Irina Yatskiv


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4. Document Image Processing for Hospital Information Systems

By Hiroharu Kawanaka, Koji Yamamoto, Haruhiko Takase and Shinji Tsuruoka


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5. Open Source Software Development on Medical Domain

By Shinji Kobayashi


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6. Communication Architecture in the Chosen Telematics Transport Systems

By Mirosław Siergiejczyk


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7. Critical Role of 'T-Shaped Skills & Incentive Rewards' as Determinants for Knowledge Management Enablers: A Case of Indian Study

By Abdul Hafeez-Baig and Raj Gururajan


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8. Building Information Systems - Extended Building-Related Information Systems Based on Geospatial Standards

By Jörg Blankenbach and Catia Real Ehrlich


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