Information technology sometimes refers to the information systems (IS) organization that combines the technologies, processes, people, and promotion mechanisms to improve the performance and effectiveness of the organization. IT affects nearly all aspects of human endeavor and assists in the management and operations of various types of organizations.
Category: Distributed Knowledge
Current innovations in information and communication technologies (ICT) provide new opportunities for engaging in geographically distributed work (Hinds & Mortensen, 2005). A workforce is distributed if: 1) knowledge workers operate in different physical locations, 2) team members communicate asynchronously for most normal interchanges even with collocated colleagues, or 3) team members work with different firms […]