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International Journal of Intercultural Information Management
International Journal of Intercultural Information Management


Special Issue on: "SMAC: Social, Mobility, Analytics and Cloud Computing"

Guest Editors:
Jayanthi Ranjan, Institute of Management Technology, India
Easwar Krishna Iyer, Great Lakes Institute of Management, India

Data has been anointed as the oil of the new millennium. This special edition traces data from sourcing to storage. It aims to condense the immense data sourcing potential of social media, the ubiquitous data access using mobile technology, the in-depth data insights of analytics and big data and finally the cost saving data computation and storage in cloud computing.

The issue will include selected papers from the International Conference on Business Management & Information Systems, ICBMIS2013, held in Dubai, November 2013, but papers not presented at this conference are also welcome.

Subject Coverage
Topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Digital media
  • Consumer behaviour
  • Big data analytics
  • Data center design
  • Cloud computing
  • Virtualisation
  • XAAS models
  • Disruptive innovation
  • Technology adoption life cycle
  • Green computing
  • Emerging markets and technology adoption
  • Social business intelligence
  • Social media analytics
  • e-Commerce

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. (N.B. Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written and if appropriate written permissions have been obtained from any copyright holders of the original paper).

All papers are refereed through a peer review process.

All papers must be submitted online. To submit a paper, please read our Submitting articles page.

Important Dates

Submission of Manuscripts: 30 April, 2014

Notification to Authors: 31 May, 2014

Final Versions Due: 1 July, 2014