Decision Support News
D. J. Power, Editor
July 6, 2014             Vol. 15, No. 14

In this issue

1) What is the relation between Design Science and building DSS?
2) Recent DSS News Headlines
3) Upcoming Decision Support Conferences/Call for Papers

1) What is the relation between Design Science and building DSS?

by Daniel J. Power

Since 2004, there has been a growing interest in Information Technology systems design science. Decision support researchers have been publishing design science research for many years, but the increased credibility of design science has encouraged software development and testing by academic researchers. So what does more decision support design science mean for information systems practitioners and academic researchers interested in using technology to support decision makers and enhance decision processes? Overall, it means we need to better understand design science and determine what constitutes "good" design science research.

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2) Recent DSS News Headlines

07/03/2014 DecisionEd Data Warehouse solution selected by Oak Park and River Forest High School District. Check release.

07/03/2014 introduces Salesforce1 Mobile Reports and Dashboards. Check release.

3) Upcoming Decision Support Conferences/Call for Papers/Books

1. August 7-10, 2014, AMCIS 2014 - Savannah, Georgia. Click here.

2. Nov. 22-25, 2014, 45th Annual DSI meeting - Tampa, FL, Click here.


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