Essays about: "information work"

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  1. 1. To Deal or not to Deal The Impact of Uncertainty on Corporate Finance Transactions

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Lorenzo Anolli; [2017]
    Keywords : uncertainty; IPO; corporate debt; corporate finance transactions; policy uncertainty;

    Abstract : In this paper, we analyze to what extent uncertainty levels have historically impacted corporate finance transaction flows. Over 16 years and 8 countries, we first build an uncertainty index (UIX) and then we put it to work to assess the effect of uncertainty on debt issuance, equity issuance, and mergers and acquisitions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Automatic Tissue Segmentation of Volumetric CT Data of the Pelvic Region

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Medicinsk informatik

    Author : Julius Jeuthe; [2017]
    Keywords : Image segmentation; Computed tomography; Pelvic region; Threshold segmentation; Region growing; Histogram matching; Atlas segmentation; Morphon;

    Abstract : Automatic segmentation of human organs allows more accurate calculation of organ doses in radiationtreatment planning, as it adds prior information about the material composition of imaged tissues. For instance, the separation of tissues into bone, adipose tissue and remaining soft tissues allows to use tabulated material compositions of those tissues. READ MORE

  3. 3. Monitoring and Analysis of CPU Utilization, Disk Throughput and Latency in servers running Cassandra database : An Experimental Investigation

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för tillämpad signalbehandling

    Author : Avinash Goud Chekkilla; [2017]
    Keywords : Cassandra-stress; NoSQL; Docker; VM; Virtualization; CQL; Bare-Metal; Linux;

    Abstract : Context Light weight process virtualization has been used in the past e.g., Solaris zones, jails in Free BSD and Linux’s containers (LXC). READ MORE

  4. 4. How can IT Contribute to Servitization in Manufacturing Firms? An investigation of the strategic role of the IT organization

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Klaus Schrenker; [2016-12-19]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This work adds to the vast body of literature on servitization in manufacturing firms by investigating the contribution of dynamic capabilities and the strategic role of the IT organization to servitization. Specifically, the study develops three strategic roles the IT organization can play, based on an extensive literature review, and designs indicators which enable the measurement of these roles together with dynamic capabilities. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Getting the agencies together”: A qualitative study of the professionals’ perceptions of collaboration in prevention of juvenile criminality

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Olena Zhuchyna; [2016-10-03]
    Keywords : interagency collaboration; juvenile criminality; delinquency; crime prevention; SSPF; ICC;

    Abstract : Interagency collaboration is increasingly recognized as an effective approach in prevention of crimes among young population. Sweden along with Denmark and Norway was among the pioneers in introducing the platform for information exchange between social services, schools, police and the recreational centers for youth, those agencies having the primary contact with young people. READ MORE