Journal of Systems and Information Technology: Volume 17 Issue 2


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A study on the ontology building methodology for diseases of mind diagnosis

Hyeongi Baek, Mun Koo Kang

The purpose of this study was to construct a mind counseling ontology to efficiently facilitate the diagnosis of the diseases of mind. To determine the structure of mind…

A study on distributed transcoding using dynamic allocation of virtual machines in a cloud computing environment

Seokmo Gu, Aria Seo, Yei-chang Kim

The purpose of this paper is a transcoding system based on a virtual machine in a cloud computing environment. There are many studies about transmitting realistic media through a…

Barriers to the use of mobile sales force automation systems: a salesperson’s perspective

Jaakko Sinisalo, Heikki Karjaluoto, Saila Saraniemi

– The purpose of this paper is to examine the barriers associated with the adoption and use of mobile sales force automation (SFA) systems from a salesperson’s perspective.


The role of trust in enhancing Internet use in a high-risk society

Almamy Touray, Taina Savolainen, Airi Salminen, Erkki Sutinen, Yue Dai

This paper aims to determine the key trust antecedents that influence Internet users’ trust level toward Internet service providers (ISPs) in a high-risk society. It also…

An empirical investigation into the adoption of open source software in Information Technology outsourcing organizations

Lakshmanan Ramanathan, Sundaresan Krishnan

The purpose of this paper is to identify the influence of outsourcing on open-source software (OSS) and further investigate the factors that impact the adoption of OSS in global…

Collective information structure model for Information Security Risk Assessment (ISRA)

Palaniappan Shamala, Rabiah Ahmad, Ali Hussein Zolait, Shahrin bin Sahib

Information security has become an essential entity for organizations across the globe to eliminate the possible risks in their organizations by conducting information security…

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