Chapter 4. Organizational Readiness for e-Business

  1. Professor Chimay J. Anumba PhD, DSc Professor Head Chartered/Professional Engineer founding Director Honorary Doctorate1 and
  2. Dr Kirti Ruikar Bachelor of Architecture, MSc, EngD (Doctor of Engineering) Lecturer architect Associate Editor2
  1. Dr Kirti Ruikar Bachelor of Architecture, MSc, EngD (Doctor of Engineering) Lecturer architect Associate Editor2,
  2. Professor Chimay J. Anumba PhD, DSc Professor Head Chartered/Professional Engineer founding Director Honorary Doctorate1 and
  3. Professor Patricia Carrillo personal chair Programme Director civil engineer2

Published Online: 30 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444302462.ch4

e-Business in Construction

e-Business in Construction

How to Cite

Ruikar, K., Anumba, C. J. and Carrillo, P. (2008) Organizational Readiness for e-Business, in e-Business in Construction (eds C. J. Anumba and K. Ruikar), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444302462.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Architectural Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Civil and Building Engineering at Loughborough University, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Architectural Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Civil and Building Engineering at Loughborough University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405182348

Online ISBN: 9781444302462

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Keywords:

  • organizational readiness for e-business;
  • methodology for e-readiness;
  • review of readiness assessment models;
  • verify end-user e-readiness using diagnostic tool;
  • verdict - system architecture and operation;
  • end-user case study

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methodology for e-readiness

  • Review of readiness assessment models

  • Verify end-user e-readiness using a diagnostic tool

  • Verdict: System architecture and operation

  • End-user case study

  • Conclusions and future work

  • Acknowledgements

  • Notes

  • References