• Exploration and Exploitation as Knowledge Management Strategic Approaches in Saudi Arabian SMEs

      Azyabi, Naief; Fisher, Julie (ACIS, 2014)
      This paper reports on a study of Saudi Arabian SMEs capabilities towards exploration and exploitation with respect to knowledge management (KM), in particular the association between the business strategic approach and ...
    • An exploration on the New Zealand use of technology to facilitate logistics

      Wood, Lincoln C; Wood, Allyson; Reiners, Torsten; Duong, Linh Nguyen Khanh; Wang, Xiaowei (ACIS, 2014)
      This paper summarises a survey to understand the current state of adoption and use of Logistics Technology, encompassing both information technology and materials handling technologies, in New Zealand. An exploratory survey ...
    • An Exploratory Study of the Emergent Theory for Enterprise Resource Planning Upgrade Decision

      Ng, Celeste; Wang, Eric (ACIS, 2014)
      This study finds that ERP upgrade decision is highly related to the type of incentives expected to be derived (or the type of business problems expected to be resolved by) from an ERP upgrade project. The incentives expected ...
    • An Exploratory Study of the Intention to Use Information Systems to Manage Electricity Consumption: A Theme Analysis of Influencing Factors

      Yew, Ming Hock; Cooper, Vanessa (ACIS, 2014)
      The value of time feedback on energy consumption, especially with the use of information systems has been demonstrated by much research in this area. What’s lacking in the research, as well as practice, is an understanding ...
    • Exploring antecedents of game-based learning effectiveness

      Mosiane, Segomotso; Brown, Irwin (ACIS, 2014)
      The aim of this paper is to undertake a comprehensive review of literature in order to develop a conceptual framework that reflects the antecedents of an effective game-based learning environment for the Net generation; ...
    • Exploring Factors Affecting the User Adoption of Call-taxi App

      Peng, Lifang; Wang, Huan; He, Xuanfang; Guo, Danxia; Lin, Yuchuan (ACIS, 2014)
      With the rapid development of mobile commerce, CTA (Call-taxi app) is experiencing a rapid growth. However, how to promote it effectively is a problem urgent to solve. This paper attempts to make some contribution to ...
    • Exploring the Influence of User-Generated Content Factors on the Behavioral Intentions of Travel Consumers

      Yu, Guopeng; Carlsson, Christer; Zou, Deqiang (ACIS, 2014)
      Social media have been deemed as more and more critical to modern travel consumers. These consumers often regard social media as trustworthy source that can lower the perceived risk and uncertainty throughout their travel. ...
    • Exploring the Use of EPR as a Cognitive Artefact for Nursing Handover

      Alturki, Nazik; Bosua, Rachelle; Kurnia, Sherah (ACIS, 2014)
      Nursing handover is a complex cognitive activity that requires consolidation and sharing of distributed patient information. During handover cognitive artefacts are usually used to reduce nurses’ cognitive load and ease ...
    • Eye tracking to establish a hierarchy of attention with an online fashion video

      Payne, Ryan (Textile and Design Lab and Colab at Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      Engaging customers online is fast becoming a focus for entrepreneurs, researchers and marketers as it offers a platform with a lower barrier of entry and is heavily utilized among the tech savvy millennial generation (aged ...
    • Factors Affecting Business Process and Business Rule Integration

      Wang, Wei; Indulska, Marta; Sadiq, Shazia (ACIS, 2014)
      Information systems architectures are becoming increasingly complex and fragmented. As a result, organizations struggle to cope with change propagation, compliance management and interoperability, to name a few. Two major ...
    • Fashion beyond representation

      Shand, Peter (Textile and Design Lab and Colab at Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      The promise of transformation is fashion’s most significant gift. In ideal form, fashion is a site of profound elasticity. That ideal appears as both a reflection of constant becoming with its attendant stimulation and as ...
    • The fashion system and the ephemeral: ballet and costume

      O’Brien, Caroline (Textile and Design Lab and Colab at Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      This paper interrogates the theory that dress is synonymous with the identity of the ballerina. Rooted in the seventeenth century French court, classical ballet is perhaps our last vestige of aristocratic manners and ...
    • Feasibility Study Of Lecturers’ Acceptance Of E-Assessment

      Imtiaz, Md. Athar; Maarop, Nurazean (ACIS, 2014)
      Technology acceptance studies are an effective way of gauging future system use and developing a robust system. In the area of e-learning numerous technology acceptance studies exist. However, rarely research works have ...
    • Flirting with uncertainty: mutability, metamorphosis, and fashionability in the Greco-Roman imagination

      McFerrin, Neville (Textile and Design Lab and Colab at Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      For many ancient Greek and Roman men, fashion was fear: fear of the unknown, fear of the other, but most importantly, fear of the uncontrollable. The distinctly female ability to adopt and maintain multiple identities- ...
    • A Framework for Analysing Types of User Information on Social Networking Sites

      Kurian, Jayan; Singh, Mohini (ACIS, 2014)
      Social Networking Sites (SNS) are web-based applications used by a very large number of users to share different types of information. Some of the information on SNS is for communication and others for collaboration and ...
    • A Framework for Clarifying the Goal and Implementation of ISO

      Al-Hameed, Layla; Dobson, Philip; Jackson, Paul (ACIS, 2014)
      Many organizations are dissatisfied with the outcomes of ISO implementations. This paper proposes that this dissatisfaction is often a consequence of a lack of clarity as to the goal of the implementation and the lack of ...
    • A Framework for Qualitative Analysis of Focus Group Data in Information Systems

      Nili, Alireza; Tate, Mary; Johnstone, David; Gable, Guy (ACIS, 2014)
      Focus groups are a popular qualitative research method for information systems researchers. However, compared with the abundance of research articles and handbooks on planning and conducting focus groups, surprisingly, ...
    • Frozen waves: exploring the transformation between sound and object

      van Melle, Gerbrand; Marks, Stefan (Textile and Design Lab and Colab at Auckland University of Technology, 2014)
      In the project Frozen Waves, audio recordings are translated into physical objects and vice versa. Time is temporarily captured in space – space is released back into time. In doing so, the potential of visual music ...
    • Games people play: social media and recruitment

      Dery, Kristine; Tansley, Carole; Hafermalz, Ella (ACIS, 2014)
      Gamification in organisations is not new and is typically used to modify the behaviours and practices of employees to deliver organizational value. Recent developments in digital technologies have, however, enabled new ...
    • A Generalized Threat Taxonomy for Cloud Computing

      Ahmed, Monjur; Litchfield, Alan T; Ahmed, Shakil (ACIS, 2014)
      This paper presents a genre-based, generalized threat taxonomy for cloud computing. Cloud computing provides numerous possibilities and challenges but the nature of cloud computing exposes the resources of a cloud architecture ...