Information Systems

Clean Energy Heats Up at Boston University: New Lectures and Research

Lectures on Energy & Environmental Sustainability - Spring 2010 Lineup Announced // BU School of Management (SMG) faculty and their colleagues across the University are energizing the debate over how best to accelerate the development and adoption of sustainable clean energy... More

The Economist Spotlights David Weil’s Work on Transparency and Information Management

  The Economist, reporting on new governmental efforts to better manage information and create more transparency, highlights the work of Boston University School of Management’s David Weil, Everett V. Lord Distinguished Faculty Scholar and professor in the Business Policy &... More

Is the iPad Wait a Marketing Plan or Pipeline Problem? BU Marketing and IS Faculty Weigh In

Two perspectives from two disciplines For coverage of the long lines and extended waiting periods customers are willing to endure for the new Apple iPad, the media turns to faculty at Boston University School of Management for insight from various... More

Google, Not Microsoft, Will Draw Increasing Antitrust Scrutiny in Europe, N. Venkatraman Tells Media

"The spotlight will be on Google"   In coverage of antitrust complaints against Google search in Europe, the E-Commerce Times seeks insight from Boston University's N. Venkat Venkatraman, the David J. McGrath, Jr. Professor in Management and the 22nd most-cited management scholar in academic... More

Marshall Van Alstyne and Advisee Sarah Zatko Win “Best Student Paper” at MIT Spam Conference

"Markets Can Cure Spam Zombies"   Associate Professor of Information Systems Marshall Van Alystyne, along with his advisee in the doctoral program at Boston University School of Management, Sarah Zatko, co-authored a winning paper for the 2009 MIT Spam Conference. Their article, More