International Journal of Information Technology and Management
- Editor in Chief
- Dr. M.A. Dorgham
- ISSN online
- ISSN print
- 4 issues per year
IJITM is a refereed and highly professional journal covering information technology, its evolution and future prospects. It addresses technological, managerial, political, economic and organisational aspects of the application of IT.
Topics covered include
- Managing the rapid changes in information technology
- Emerging advances in IT and new applications
- Implications of digital convergence and growth of IT
- Managing national information infrastructure
- Managing networks, including corporate networks
- Intelligent organisations, IT and new forms of organisations
- IT and network organisations, electronic governance, jurisdiction in cyberspace
- Organisational barriers to implementing IT, diffusion and future of IT
- Enterprise resource models, knowledge management/repositories
- Customer relationship management and IT
- Knowledge economy, IT clusters, intellectual property rights in IT
- Intelligent agents, distributed software development, advances in encryption
- Knowing machines
- IT and gene mapping revolution, bioinformatics, social informatics
- Management/geographic information, geographic information systems
The IJITM aims to provide a forum for professionals and academics in the field to exchange ideas and disseminate knowledge across the full range of issues within the field of information technology.
Professionals, policy-makers, government officers, academics, researchers, and managers in IT.
The IJITM publishes: original papers; review papers; technical reports; case studies; conference reports; book reviews and notes; and commentaries and news. Contribution may be by submission or invitation, and suggestions for special issues and publications are welcome. Commentaries on papers and reports published in IJITM are encouraged. Authors will have the opportunity to respond to the commentary on their work before the entire treatment is published.
IJITM is indexed in:
- Scopus (Elsevier)
- Compendex [formerly Ei] (Elsevier)
- Academic OneFile (Gale)
- ACM Digital Library
- Business Source Premier (EBSCO)
- cnpLINKer (CNPIEC)
- Computer Science Index (EBSCO)
- DBLP Computer Science Bibliography
- Expanded Academic ASAP (Gale)
- Business Collection (Gale)
- General OneFile (Gale)
- Google Scholar
- Info Trac (Gale)
- Information Science and Library Issues Collection (Gale)
- Inspec (Institution of Engineering and Technology)
- Pascal (INIST-CNRS)
- ProQuest Advanced Technologies Database with Aerospace
IJITM is listed in:
- Agenzia Nazionale di Valutazione del sistema Universitario e della Ricerca (ANVUR)
- Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Editor in Chief
- Dorgham, M.A., International Centre for Technology and Management, UK
- Schoder, Detlef, University of Cologne, Germany
- Zhang, Zhenji, Beijing Jiaotong University, China
Editorial Board Members
- Afsarmanesh, Hamideh, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Boucher, Xavier, Institut Fayol, France
- Camarinha-Matos, Luis M., New University of Lisbon, Portugal
- Corpakis, Dimitri, European Commission, Belgium
- Currie, Wendy L., Audencia Business School, France
- Dossani, Rafiq, RAND Corporation, USA
- Gottschalk, Petter, Norwegian School of Management, Norway
- Hilty, Lorenz M., Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research (EMPA), Switzerland
- Klassen, Robert D., Ivey Business School at Western University, Canada
- Laurini, Robert, INSA de Lyon, France
- Li, Feng, CASS Business School, UK
- Liang, Dan, UNIDO Investment and Technology Promotion, Austria
- Macdonald, Stuart, University of Leicester, UK
- Mansell, Robin, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
- Masser, Ian, , UK
- McLoughlin, Ian, Monash University, Australia
- Nilekani, Nandan M., EkStep Foundation, India
- Prastacos, Gregory, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA
- Salazar, Angel, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
- Saxenian, AnnaLee, University of California at Berkeley, USA
- Sillince, John, Newcastle University, UK
- Taylor, W. Andrew, University of Bradford, UK
- Teubal, Morris, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
- Von Solms, S.H., RAU-Standard Bank Academy for Information Technology, South Africa
- Wong, Poh Kam, National University of Singapore, Singapore
- Wu, Desheng (Dash), University of Toronto, Canada
- Yen, David C., State University of New York, USA
A few essentials for publishing in this journal
- Submitted articles should not have been previously published or be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere.
- Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written (more details available here) and the author has cleared any necessary permissions with the copyright owner if it has been previously copyrighted.
- Briefs and research notes are not published in this journal.
- All our articles go through a double-blind review process.
- All authors must declare they have read and agreed to the content of the submitted article. A full statement of our Ethical Guidelines for Authors (PDF) is available.
- There are no charges for publishing with Inderscience, unless you require your article to be Open Access (OA). You can find more information on OA here.
- All articles for this journal must be submitted using our online submissions system.
- Submit here.
Engaging Facebook users
22 October, 2019
If social media technology is to evolve and improve its utility still further, then we need theory building and a better understanding of user engagement behaviour. These are fundamental to developing future approaches and effective organisational deployment, according to a paper published in the International Journal of Information Technology and Management [...]More details...
Walkie-talkie? There's an app for that!
31 May, 2019
Researchers in India have developed an application (app) for Android smart phones that allows two users to make voice calls to each other even if they have neither data nor internet connectivity provided that they can both access a local Wi-Fi network. The app is thus limited to the range of the wireless network, but effectively allows the phones to be used like "walkie-talkies" or an "intercom" system without having to connect to a cell-mast or even have be connected to the wider internet [...]More details...
Curating Flickr by mining comments for tags
4 June, 2019
In the age of Web 2.0 and social media and online social networking, user-generated content has become the main source of information for many people. Nowhere is this truer than on popular photo-sharing websites. While the likes of Instagram have moved to the fore, there are still millions of people using the much older and more sophisticated service Flickr. This site was established in 2004 by Ludicorp, it was then bought by Yahoo, which itself was acquired by Verizon, and the Flickr component sold on to another photo site, SmugMug in April 2018 [...]More details...
Mechanical rice production
26 February, 2019
Growing rice is an intensive business. But, in China where it is the primary food crop, mechanisation has not reached maturity, although it is as high as 90 per cent in some provinces. Writing in the International Journal of Information Technology and Management, researchers have looked at the fuel consumption index and the working efficiency index as the main basis for a rice transfer machine [...]More details...