Howard, Angela and Low, Ee Kuan and Byrnes, Peter and Gururajan, Raj (2004) Wireless emails: issues, challenges and guidelines for implementation. In: 1st Australian Aged and Community Care Informatics Conference (ACCIC'04), 24-25 Aug 2004, Brisbane, Australia.
PDF (Published Version)
This paper provides some generic information in integrating data arising from wireless emails into organisational data resources. The concept, while generic, can be applied to aged care data as well. Email represents just one of the many channels through which one person can convey information to another, within or among organizations. The advent of wireless technology has enabled emails to be accessed via a network or remote access has transformed email into a mobile tool. These wireless emails, equipped with devices such as wireless phones and personal digital assistants (PDA) are competing for wireless data access. However, the unexpected growth in recent months in using these wireless emails has opened up a gamut of management problems. This paper discusses two specific issues relating to wireless emails that effect both organizations and end users, namely, data integration at organization level and ad hoc collaboration among mobile workers along with the technical guidelines needed for an organization to changeover to wireless emails.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)|
|Additional Information:||Published version taken live after no response received from publisher to requests for copyright permission.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Wireless emails, Management Challenges, Software Management|
|Subjects:||320000 Medical and Health Sciences > 321200 Public Health and Health Services > 321214 Health and Community Services
280000 Information, Computing and Communication Sciences > 289900 Other Information, Computing and Communication Sciences
320000 Medical and Health Sciences > 321100 Nursing > 321106 Aged Care Nursing
|Depositing User:||Mrs Angela Howard|
|Date Deposited:||14 Apr 2008 00:27|
|Last Modified:||02 Jul 2013 22:45|
Actions (login required)
|Archive Repository Staff Only|