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BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT

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Works: 45 works in 98 publications in 1 language and 3,956 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Study guides  History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Publisher, Editor
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Most widely held works by The Chartered Institute for IT BCS
Health informatics : Improving patient care by BCS The Chartered Institute for IT( )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health informatics and technology are great enablers of health care. They can help raise productivity, empower patients, improve efficiency and reduce risk. This ebook contains a stimulating selection of material by HI experts on the latest developments. Readers do not require a detailed understanding of health care or health informatics
Leaders in Computing: Changing the Digital World by Donald Ervin Knuth( )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Green IT: Managing Your Carbon Footprint by The Chartered Institute for IT( )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New legislation, rising energy costs and increasing demand for green credentials have moved sustainable IT up the business agenda. This ebook looks at different aspects of green IT - from sustainably managing IT assets, ethically recycling hardware or using IT to reduce carbon footprint - and how to incorporate them in business strategy
Cloud Computing : Moving IT out of the Office by The Chartered Institute for IT BCS( )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alan Turing and his contemporaries : building the world's first computers by S. H Lavington( )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret wartime projects in areas such as code-breaking, radar and ballistics produced a wealth of ideas and technologies that kick-started the development of digital computers. This is the story of the people and projects that flourished in the post-war period. Their influence is still discernable deep down within today's hardware and software
Big Data : Opportunities and challenges by The Chartered Institute for IT BCS( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ebook aims to give practical guidance for all those who want to understand big data better and learn how to make the most of it. Topics range from big data analysis, mobile big data and managing unstructured data to technologies, governance and intellectual property and security issues surrounding big data
Management Skills in IT: Shaping Your Career by Jooli Atkins( )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of articles and blog posts by IT industry experts explores the challenges IT professionals face when moving from a technical into a managerial role. The authors look at the skills required to scale the career ladder, the opportunities for training and development and how to progress from a first job in IT to CIO
Bring Your Own Device - The mobile computing challenge( )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The increasing use of personal devices such as smartphones and tablets at work is offering an opportunity as well as a challenge for organisations, in particular the IT department. This ebook looks at ways to embrace the benefits of BYOD while offering advice on how to minimise the risks
Bids, proposals and tenders : succeeding with effective writing by David Nickson( )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Service level manager : careers in IT service management by John Sansbury( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of service level manager is a critical one in that the agreements negotiated with customers should inform the activities of the service provider. This book aims to help those whose role is to establish, negotiate, manage or update service level agreements and to use these as the basis of continual service improvement. It covers areas such as purpose, required skills, responsibilities, interface and career progression as well as tools, standards and frameworks related to the role
Journal of innovation in health informatics( )

in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Internet of Things : Living in a connected world by The Chartered Institute for IT BCS( )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the last few years the Internet of Things (IoT), the large network of devices ('things') connected to the internet and able to send and receive data has become a very hot topic, sparking much excitement and debate across industries. This ebook provides a collection of articles discussing the role, impact, benefits, and issues around the current and future Internet of Things
Software testing : an ISEB foundation by Brian Hambling( )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text provides practical insight into the world of software testing, explaining the basic steps of the testing process and how to perform effective tests. It also presents an overview of different techniques, both dynamic and static, and how to apply them
MOBILE TESTING : an astqb-bcs foundation guide by Rex Black( )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mobile testing is the process of testing the functionality, usability and consistency of mobile software. While similar to standard software testing, efficient and effective mobile testing requires an additional set of skills on top of those usually required by software testers. With this essential guide, in line with the ASTQB Certified Mobile Tester syllabus, you will gain the understanding and skills you require to begin your journey to becoming a proficient mobile tester. -- 'Rex Black's Mobile Testing book, based on the ASTQB Certified Mobile Tester Syllabus, puts mobile testing techniques and concepts into perspective using real world examples. Not only is this book informative on the theory behind successful mobile testing, but his ability to relate these back to situations in which he has personally experienced assists the reader in gaining a greater understanding. All techniques and concepts in this book are well explained and relatable, making the transition and advancement in mobile testing much easier. Whether you are looking at gaining your ASTQB Mobile Tester Certification, or just looking at learning or improving your skills in mobile testing, this book is definitely one to read and keep in your toolkit.' Marie Walsh , Change and Release Manager, FIIG Securities and ANZTB Board Member -- 'Rex{u2019}s book on mobile testing is not only very helpful but also amusing in its application of short, understandable real-life examples. I wish mobile app makers could have read it years ago.' Istvan Forgacs , CEO, 4Test-Plus and co-author of 'Agile Testing Foundations'
Governance of IT : an executive guide to ISO/IEC 38500 by A. L Holt( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A manager's guide to IT law by Jeremy Holt( )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive guide for management professionals discusses the IT-related legal issues faced by businesses and their staff on a daily basis
Master the moment : fifty CEOs teach you the secrets of time management by Patrick Brans( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High achievers are not necessarily smarter or putting in more effort than those around them. But they do have different attitudes and are more careful how they use time. From their perspective they are moving at a comfortable pace. To the typical bystander, they are zipping past. Master The Moment reveals tips from 50 CEOs - all Masters of Time
The Fourth International Conference on Developments in eSystems Engineering : proceedings : DeSE 2011 : 6-8 December 2011, the British University in Dubai, United Arab Emirates by International Conference on Developments in eSystems Engineering( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Developing information systems : practical guidance for IT professionals by Tahir Ahmed( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Systems development is the process of creating and maintaining information systems, including hardware, software, data, procedures and people. It combines technical expertise with business knowledge and management skill. This practical book provides a comprehensive introduction to the topic and can also be used as a handy reference guide by those already working in the field. It discusses key topics of systems development such as lifecycles, development approaches, requirements engineering and how to make a business case, among others. It is the only textbook that supports the BCS Certificate in Systems Development
Managing IT projects for business change : from risk to success by Jeff Morgan( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book will empower experienced project managers and their business counterparts to understand and manage the risks of challenging business change projects. Providing principles and guidance, it shows project managers and owners how to guide projects home when mere excellence of technique or blind adherence to procedures would leave them at sea
 
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