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  • The Impact of Agile Practices on Trust in Software Project Teams 

    McHugh, Orla; Conboy, Kieran; Lang, Michael (IEEE, 2012)
    Agile software development involves self-managing teams that are empowered and responsible for meeting project goals in whatever way they deem suitable. Managers must place more trust in such teams than they do in teams ...
  • The impact of cloud-based digital transformation on IT service providers: Evidence from focus groups 

    Clohessy, Trevor; Acton, Thomas; Morgan, Lorraine (IGI Global, 2017)
    Cloud-based digital transformation is having a profound impact on new and incumbent information technology service providers. In transitioning from traditional to cloud-based service provision, some IT service providers ...
  • Innovating in the Cloud 

    Clohessy, Trevor; Acton, Thomas; Coughlan, Chris (Center for Innovations in Business & Management Practice, 2013)
    This paper describes salient issues in cloud computing capable of facilitating innovation in organisations. The holy grail of the attainment of sustained competitive advantage has long featured in business strategy and has ...
  • Keeping an eye on how users perceive optionality in purchasing decisions 

    Hogan, Mairéad; Barry, Chris; Torres, Ann M. (IADIS International Association for Development of the Information Society, 2015)
    Previous research indicated the design of certain decision constructs could be unclear to users in the business to consumer (B2C) transactional process. This pilot study, using eye tracking and cued RTA sessions, examines ...
  • Opaque web practices among low-cost carriers 

    Torres, Ann M.; Barry, Chris; Hogan, Mairéad (Elsevier Ltd., 2009-11)
    The low-cost airlines' adoption of Web technologies to facilitate direct sales has accelerated their market penetration. However, some low-cost carriers are increasingly using Websites to create distance between themselves ...
  • Opaque web practices among low-cost carriers 

    Torres, Ann M.; Barry, Chris; Hogan, Mairéad (Elsevier, 2009-04-01)
    The low-cost airlines' adoption of Web technologies to facilitate direct sales has accelerated their market penetration. However, some low-cost carriers are increasingly using Websites to create distance between themselves ...
  • The real story behind big data 

    Conboy, Kieran; Whelan, Eoin; Morris, Seán (Ivey Business School, 2017-12)
    Thanks to the promise of business analytics, seeing data as the new oil is all the rage these days, which is why something like 85 per cent of Fortune 500 companies are investing in big data initiatives. As The Economist ...
  • A survey of multimedia and web development techniques and methodology usage 

    Lang, Michael; Barry, Chris (IEEE, 2001)
    The authors present survey results which suggest that no uniform approach exists for multimedia systems development and that practitioners are not using the multimedia models cited in the literature. They conclude that ...
  • Using Agile Practices to Influence Motivation within IT Project Teams 

    McHugh, Orla; Conboy, Kieran; Lang, Michael (2011)
    This exploratory study of IT project teams in Sweden and Ireland investigates how three agile practices, namely daily stand-ups, iteration planning and iteration retrospectives, contribute to motivation or de-motivation ...
  • Web-based Systems Design: A Study of Contemporary Practices and an Explanatory Framework based on Method-in-Action 

    Lang, Michael (Springer, 2007)
    This paper reports the findings of a detailed study of Web-based systems design (WBSD) practices in Ireland based on data collected over a three-year period (2002-2005), the objectives of which were to (1) contribute towards ...
  • Web-based systems development: the influence of disciplinary backgrounds on design practices 

    Lang, Michael (FOI, 2009)
    Web development teams are multidisciplinary, bringing together designers from a variety of backgrounds. A Web designer¿s professional training and education can shape his problem-solving orientation and world view by ...