ERIC Number: ED363223
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Challenges and Opportunities of Information Technology in the 90s. Track VIII: Managing Distributed Computing Services.
CAUSE, Boulder, CO.
Six papers from the 1990 CAUSE Conference Track VIII: Managing Distributed Computing are presented. Authors discuss the challenges and opportunities involved in providing user managers with direct access to institutional databases to support their decision making and planning activities. Papers and their authors are as follows: "Rendering an Academic Technology Vision" (Anne Knight and Phyllis Mitzman); "A Framework for Distributed Decision Support" (Lewis A. Carson, Richard D. Howard, Jeff N. Hunter, and Brian J. Kemerait); "Distributed Information for Decision Support: Standards and Processes (Summary of Panel Discussion)" (Richard H. Howard, Gerald W. McLaughlin, and Karen L. Miselis); "Coordination of Distributed Activities" (A. Wayne Donald); "Contiguous Information Systems at the University of Hartford" (Morris A. Hicks); "Campus-wide RDBMS: A Search for Partnerships (Abstracts of Panel Discussion)" (Daniel A. Updegrove, Robert L. Pallone, Drusie Sheldon, and Karen Miselis). (GLR)
Descriptors: College Administration, College Planning, Computer Networks, Decision Making, Discussion Groups, Higher Education, Information Management, Information Systems, Information Technology, Information Transfer, Online Systems, Services
CAUSE Exchange Library, 737 Twenty-Ninth Street, Boulder, CO 80303 (individual papers available to CAUSE members at cost of reproduction).
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: CAUSE, Boulder, CO.