Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

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  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Security Ontology for Adaptive Mapping of Security Standards

    Adoption of security standards has the capability of improving the security level in an organization as well as to provide additional benefits and possibilities to the organization. However, mapping of used standards has to be done when more than one security standard is employed in order to prevent redundant activities,...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    A Systematic Review of Methods for Business Knowledge Extraction from Existing Software Systems

    Software maintenance and evolution are integral parts of software life cycle. Software maintenance and evolutions often result in large cost overruns and delayed delivery of required changes or improvements. As numerous studies have shown, adopting software to meet ever-changing business needs constitutes a major part of the software maintenance cost....

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // May 2012

    New Management Models Based in Cloud-Computing

    This paper aims to widen the current state-of-the-art techniques of new management models. In recent years, the appearance of new web 2.0 tools, the exponential increase in open-source, remote collaboration software solutions, and the new social and labour paradigms, make necessary a deep review of the traditional management models. It...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Small and Medium-Sized Business in the European Union and Bulgaria

    Today the world is in a crucial moment of its history, which set the beginning of a period of uncertainty and great instability. The achievements of mankind, the political, economic and social concepts were subjects to reassessment. In this key phase of development were specified the prospects of the national...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Botnet Propagation Via Public Websited Detection Algorithm

    The networks of compromised and remotely controlled computers (bots) are widely used in many Internet fraudulent activities, especially in the distributed denial of service attacks. Brute force gives enormous power to bot masters and makes botnet traffic visible; therefore, some countermeasures might be applied at early stages. The authors' study...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Investment Management: Theoretical And Practical Aspects

    The field of investment management is closely related to economics, finance, decision-making and monetary theory. Investment managers need to understand the relationship between these fields. Economics provides a structure for decision-making in such areas as risk analysis, pricing, and return analysis and many other important areas, including the economic environment...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Hidden Costs Of IT Skills Ignorance

    This paper presents an estimation of hidden costs of using IT systems methodology and research results in Poland and Norway. These costs come as a result of loss of productivity of employees due to lack of IT skills. The main element to reduce them is then educational courses and IT...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Stock Market Development In CEE Countries-The Panel Data Analysis

    Since financial system development is a necessary condition of the long-run economic growth, in this paper the authors address the question about the factors that may drive in particular the development of stock market segment. The authors propose a set of potential determinants and then empirically verify their importance, employing...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Empirical Investigation In CEO Compensation Across Continental Europe And United Kingdom

    The paper presents a detailed investigation of the top management / Chief Executive Officer (CEO) remuneration package and reveals why this is important to the economy. The goal of this paper is to examine the CEO pay (salary + bonus), wealth delta, cumulative value of options held and total compensation...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Valuing Derivatives In Commercial Banks Of Emerging Markets - Application To Slovenian Market

    In emerging market economies there is usually no institutionalized derivative market. Like in every other market-oriented economy, there exists the need for such instruments, especially in the corporate and financial sectors. In practice, the main market or position risk that a corporate sector is exposed to is the exchange rate...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Calculating The Impact Of Trade On Aspects Of Human Development In Central Europe Using Data Envelopment Analysis

    Three equally weighted variables, material output, life expectancy and literacy, comprise the widely used comprehensive measure of development known as the Human Development Index (HDI). Although the level of development for a society is constrained by its resource endowment, traditional HDI calculations ignore this. Economic theory suggests that international trade...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Evaluation, Criticism And Alternative Forms Of The Development Models From A Historical Perspective: The Case Of Turkey And Hungary

    In this paper, firstly the macroeconomic situation and development problems of developing countries (Turkey and Hungary) will be presented by certain indicators. With a critical approach, traditional development models will be examined; alternative models that could contribute to solving the problems of developing countries, especially transition economies of Eastern Europe,...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Discriminant Methods For Bankruptcy Prediction - Theory And Applications

    Discriminant analysis consists of assigning an individual to two (or more) distinct populations, on the basis of observations of several characters of the individuals and a sample of observations of these characters from the populations. R. A. Fisher suggested a linear function of variables representing different characters, called linear discriminant...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    New Approaches To Competition Policy

    Competition policy is an important part of economic policy in each country. Due to the influence of the development of globalization processes in the world, the competition policy has gradually become a significant dimension in the creation of state's economic policy. On the other hand, modern competition policy leads to...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    An Open Issues in Business Rules - Based Information System Development

    All rules are not usually elicited from business system, sometimes they are damaged during transformation from business level to program system or implementation level in information system development process. Hence, in this paper, the authors propose an idea how to improve the process of creating the correct set of business...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    A New Approach To The Auditing And Evaluation Of Financial Statements

    In the business world, it is very important to have reliable information on a company's financial state and performance indicators. The most important data about a company are presented in the financial statements. To ensure the objectivity of information presented in them, it is required that they should be prepared...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Motivational Growth Of Employees' Performance

    Establishment of the so-called employees' positive moral belongs to the main responsibilities of human potential management. The effective behavior of employees predicts their systematic motivation and thus the motivating process. Incorrectly planned and applied motivation programs have a negative impact on employees; they don't motivate employees to a maximum performance....

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Competitive Impact Of Foreign Banks On Financial Markets In Transitional Economies: The Case Of Ukraine

    The paper argues that the foreign banks' entry by the acquisition of Ukrainian banks' shares is competitive by nature (demand-side competition and supply-side competition on the entry stage and post-entry market competition). The entry competition influences the relatively high price indicators of the Ukrainian banks shares in comparison with neighboring...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Competences Of Human Resources Management: Expectations And Reality

    The competence of human resources specialists becomes more important nowadays due to the knowledge-based development of society and economics. It affects not only the quality of their own work, but also the efficiency, capacity and motivation of all the employees in an organization. The paper deals with the composition of...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // May 2009

    Business Rules Based Agile ERP Systems Development

    Business rules are relatively new addition in the field of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, which are kind of business information systems, development. Recently some relevant enhancements of existing business information systems engineering methods were introduced, although there are still open issues of how business rules may be used and...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Working Smarter: Smart Practices Database

    The aim of this paper is to inform readers about the publication entitled "Working Smarter", founded on the theoretical bases of contemporary and projected management. Management is undoubtedly a constantly developing phenomenon, given by changes in conditions and by increasing interests of owners in achieving planned results. It is a...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Scenario Of Glocal Marketing And Glocal Marketing As An Answer To The Globalization And Localization: Action On Glocal Market And Marketing Strategy

    The glocalization allows the enterprise, which has no global products to give answer to the global market, and the enterprise, which has global products and accepts to adapt them to the local markets to improve its presence in these markets. The glocal enterprise finds in the globalization and in the...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    One Of The Problems Of Small Enterprises In The Republic Of Belarus

    The paper considers the problem of small enterprise business planning. At present common regulations of implementation of business plans of investment projects for small, medium-sized and large-scale enterprises are established in Belarus. This paper outlines the distinctive features of small enterprises. They prove the fact that it is impossible to...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Environmental Challenges For Entrepreneurship And Innovations Development

    The increasingly changing global business environment, which is characterized by rapid technological changes and growing interdependence, has forced many firms to be innovative in all areas of business activity. Responses to global environment challenges require to implement into activity of enterprises such features as entrepreneurship and innovations and to strive...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    An Analysis Of Slovakia Using Competitive Advantage, Core Competence Concepts: Implications For Lithuanian Business

    This paper analyses Slovak business environment and opportunities using the concepts of National Competitive Advantage and Core Competence. These are two fundamental concepts in the literature on competitive strategy. The analysis provides not only ideas for consideration by policy makers and managers in Slovakia but also highlights opportunities for Lithuanian...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Diagnosis And Development Perspectives Of Open Pension Funds

    Within the last few years, the interest in the issues of the systems that are to provide financial security in old age has increased, while the inefficiency of pension systems is more and more often perceived as a global problem. The erosion of pension systems is visible mainly in the...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Methods Of Measuring The Efficiency Of Commercial Banks: An Example Of Polish Banks

    The main aim of this paper is to present the results of efficiency analysis, computed by means of both methods, i.e. the classical index of balance sheet characteristics and the non-parametric DEA method. The analysis was carried out in the biggest banks operating in Poland in 2000 - 2007. The...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Reproduction Of Human Resource Devoted To Science And Technology In Estonia Compared With Baltic States And Nordic Countries 1995-2005

    HRST development process, its development's qualitative and quantitative aspects are questions of national importance. Education's influence on society's development, to processes ongoing in the society and to individuals in the society is immeasurable. Resources that society allocates to improve the education level are substantial and take up a remarkable portion...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Reinforcement Of Success Of Strategic Alliance Of Small And Medium Enterprises In The Czech Republic

    The paper analyses the question of co-operation between companies. This particular issue is topical especially having in mind the high level of competition in the economics, which can be described as globalized. Effective and controlled co-operation then represents the tool, by means of which they can reach competitive advantages, enabling...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Socially Responsible Business' Peculiarities And Its Development

    This paper analyzes the peculiarities and development of the socially responsible business and conception of the corporate social responsibility. The analysis of the corporate social responsibility practices in Lithuanian and global businesses was made according to the business' opinion about corporate social responsibility research, carried through by the World Bank,...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Theoretical And Practical Aspects Of PPP Projects

    The paper deals with the problems of experiences of Public Private Partnership projects in the Czech Republic and abroad. The convenient investment possibilities of private firms, optimization of the firms' investment portfolios, lack of public finances, quality of public services are problems of nowadays. The aim of this paper is...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    The Experience And Problems Of Insurance Marketing Application In Lithuania

    The paper summarizes insurance services marketing application experience in Lithuanian insurance companies. It analyses necessity and possibilities of insurance services marketing application in Lithuanian insurance companies. The author pays a lot of attention on investigation of insurance services marketing application improvement on main directions. The insurance business has been growing...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    E-Commerce Strategy For Companies

    Competitiveness of any company depends on a wide range of factors, among which also ability to accommodate to changes belongs. The beginning of this millennium can be characterized by high growth and globalization of competition and by remarkable development in the areas of utilization of information and communication technologies. Information...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Creating Of Optimal Organizational Culture - Presumption Of Long-term Organization Prosperity

    Assurance of organization prosperity is influenced by creating optimal organizational culture, because the effective organization operation depends on people, not on investment or technology. Creating the optimal organization culture is not one-shot campaign activity, but it is an integrated and systematic process, the base of which has to be the...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Cross-Culture Management: Worker In A Multicultural Environment

    The contribution is devoted to the issue of cross-culture management. This issue can be considered extremely topical, especially now, in the current period that is typical for a very quickly proceeding process of internationalization and globalization and thus continuous intensification of connections among members of various national cultures. Subsequently, factors...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Sep 2007

    Application of Business Rules for Data Validation

    There are many tools suitable to model systems and to generate software code from system models, but these tools do not support data validation. Available data validation tools are domain specific and require manual definition of data validation rules. Thus, the lack of the tool supporting both system modeling and...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Aug 2007

    Business Rule Based Configuration Management and Software System Implementation Using Decision Tables

    Business systems are functioning according to business rules in specific business domain. Deployment and customization of the software in different information systems of separate organizations challenge large requirement conformity, project and specification management, design and architecture complexity, code integration, compatibility and interoperability issues, frequently causing the need of reengineering through...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Reproduction Of Human Resource Devoted To Science And Technology In Estonia Compared With Baltic States And Nordic Countries 1995-2005

    HRST development process, its development's qualitative and quantitative aspects are questions of national importance. Education's influence on society's development, to processes ongoing in the society and to individuals in the society is immeasurable. Resources that society allocates to improve the education level are substantial and take up a remarkable portion...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    A New Approach To The Auditing And Evaluation Of Financial Statements

    In the business world, it is very important to have reliable information on a company's financial state and performance indicators. The most important data about a company are presented in the financial statements. To ensure the objectivity of information presented in them, it is required that they should be prepared...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    New Approaches To Competition Policy

    Competition policy is an important part of economic policy in each country. Due to the influence of the development of globalization processes in the world, the competition policy has gradually become a significant dimension in the creation of state's economic policy. On the other hand, modern competition policy leads to...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Calculating The Impact Of Trade On Aspects Of Human Development In Central Europe Using Data Envelopment Analysis

    Three equally weighted variables, material output, life expectancy and literacy, comprise the widely used comprehensive measure of development known as the Human Development Index (HDI). Although the level of development for a society is constrained by its resource endowment, traditional HDI calculations ignore this. Economic theory suggests that international trade...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Reinforcement Of Success Of Strategic Alliance Of Small And Medium Enterprises In The Czech Republic

    The paper analyses the question of co-operation between companies. This particular issue is topical especially having in mind the high level of competition in the economics, which can be described as globalized. Effective and controlled co-operation then represents the tool, by means of which they can reach competitive advantages, enabling...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Working Smarter: Smart Practices Database

    The aim of this paper is to inform readers about the publication entitled "Working Smarter", founded on the theoretical bases of contemporary and projected management. Management is undoubtedly a constantly developing phenomenon, given by changes in conditions and by increasing interests of owners in achieving planned results. It is a...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Diagnosis And Development Perspectives Of Open Pension Funds

    Within the last few years, the interest in the issues of the systems that are to provide financial security in old age has increased, while the inefficiency of pension systems is more and more often perceived as a global problem. The erosion of pension systems is visible mainly in the...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Motivational Growth Of Employees' Performance

    Establishment of the so-called employees' positive moral belongs to the main responsibilities of human potential management. The effective behavior of employees predicts their systematic motivation and thus the motivating process. Incorrectly planned and applied motivation programs have a negative impact on employees; they don't motivate employees to a maximum performance....

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Methods Of Measuring The Efficiency Of Commercial Banks: An Example Of Polish Banks

    The main aim of this paper is to present the results of efficiency analysis, computed by means of both methods, i.e. the classical index of balance sheet characteristics and the non-parametric DEA method. The analysis was carried out in the biggest banks operating in Poland in 2000 - 2007. The...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Competitive Impact Of Foreign Banks On Financial Markets In Transitional Economies: The Case Of Ukraine

    The paper argues that the foreign banks' entry by the acquisition of Ukrainian banks' shares is competitive by nature (demand-side competition and supply-side competition on the entry stage and post-entry market competition). The entry competition influences the relatively high price indicators of the Ukrainian banks shares in comparison with neighboring...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Stock Market Development In CEE Countries-The Panel Data Analysis

    Since financial system development is a necessary condition of the long-run economic growth, in this paper the authors address the question about the factors that may drive in particular the development of stock market segment. The authors propose a set of potential determinants and then empirically verify their importance, employing...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Socially Responsible Business' Peculiarities And Its Development

    This paper analyzes the peculiarities and development of the socially responsible business and conception of the corporate social responsibility. The analysis of the corporate social responsibility practices in Lithuanian and global businesses was made according to the business' opinion about corporate social responsibility research, carried through by the World Bank,...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Discriminant Methods For Bankruptcy Prediction - Theory And Applications

    Discriminant analysis consists of assigning an individual to two (or more) distinct populations, on the basis of observations of several characters of the individuals and a sample of observations of these characters from the populations. R. A. Fisher suggested a linear function of variables representing different characters, called linear discriminant...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Evaluation, Criticism And Alternative Forms Of The Development Models From A Historical Perspective: The Case Of Turkey And Hungary

    In this paper, firstly the macroeconomic situation and development problems of developing countries (Turkey and Hungary) will be presented by certain indicators. With a critical approach, traditional development models will be examined; alternative models that could contribute to solving the problems of developing countries, especially transition economies of Eastern Europe,...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Competences Of Human Resources Management: Expectations And Reality

    The competence of human resources specialists becomes more important nowadays due to the knowledge-based development of society and economics. It affects not only the quality of their own work, but also the efficiency, capacity and motivation of all the employees in an organization. The paper deals with the composition of...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Valuing Derivatives In Commercial Banks Of Emerging Markets - Application To Slovenian Market

    In emerging market economies there is usually no institutionalized derivative market. Like in every other market-oriented economy, there exists the need for such instruments, especially in the corporate and financial sectors. In practice, the main market or position risk that a corporate sector is exposed to is the exchange rate...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Empirical Investigation In CEO Compensation Across Continental Europe And United Kingdom

    The paper presents a detailed investigation of the top management / Chief Executive Officer (CEO) remuneration package and reveals why this is important to the economy. The goal of this paper is to examine the CEO pay (salary + bonus), wealth delta, cumulative value of options held and total compensation...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Investment Management: Theoretical And Practical Aspects

    The field of investment management is closely related to economics, finance, decision-making and monetary theory. Investment managers need to understand the relationship between these fields. Economics provides a structure for decision-making in such areas as risk analysis, pricing, and return analysis and many other important areas, including the economic environment...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Theoretical And Practical Aspects Of PPP Projects

    The paper deals with the problems of experiences of Public Private Partnership projects in the Czech Republic and abroad. The convenient investment possibilities of private firms, optimization of the firms' investment portfolios, lack of public finances, quality of public services are problems of nowadays. The aim of this paper is...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Hidden Costs Of IT Skills Ignorance

    This paper presents an estimation of hidden costs of using IT systems methodology and research results in Poland and Norway. These costs come as a result of loss of productivity of employees due to lack of IT skills. The main element to reduce them is then educational courses and IT...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    The Experience And Problems Of Insurance Marketing Application In Lithuania

    The paper summarizes insurance services marketing application experience in Lithuanian insurance companies. It analyses necessity and possibilities of insurance services marketing application in Lithuanian insurance companies. The author pays a lot of attention on investigation of insurance services marketing application improvement on main directions. The insurance business has been growing...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Scenario Of Glocal Marketing And Glocal Marketing As An Answer To The Globalization And Localization: Action On Glocal Market And Marketing Strategy

    The glocalization allows the enterprise, which has no global products to give answer to the global market, and the enterprise, which has global products and accepts to adapt them to the local markets to improve its presence in these markets. The glocal enterprise finds in the globalization and in the...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    E-Commerce Strategy For Companies

    Competitiveness of any company depends on a wide range of factors, among which also ability to accommodate to changes belongs. The beginning of this millennium can be characterized by high growth and globalization of competition and by remarkable development in the areas of utilization of information and communication technologies. Information...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    One Of The Problems Of Small Enterprises In The Republic Of Belarus

    The paper considers the problem of small enterprise business planning. At present common regulations of implementation of business plans of investment projects for small, medium-sized and large-scale enterprises are established in Belarus. This paper outlines the distinctive features of small enterprises. They prove the fact that it is impossible to...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Environmental Challenges For Entrepreneurship And Innovations Development

    The increasingly changing global business environment, which is characterized by rapid technological changes and growing interdependence, has forced many firms to be innovative in all areas of business activity. Responses to global environment challenges require to implement into activity of enterprises such features as entrepreneurship and innovations and to strive...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Creating Of Optimal Organizational Culture - Presumption Of Long-term Organization Prosperity

    Assurance of organization prosperity is influenced by creating optimal organizational culture, because the effective organization operation depends on people, not on investment or technology. Creating the optimal organization culture is not one-shot campaign activity, but it is an integrated and systematic process, the base of which has to be the...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    An Analysis Of Slovakia Using Competitive Advantage, Core Competence Concepts: Implications For Lithuanian Business

    This paper analyses Slovak business environment and opportunities using the concepts of National Competitive Advantage and Core Competence. These are two fundamental concepts in the literature on competitive strategy. The analysis provides not only ideas for consideration by policy makers and managers in Slovakia but also highlights opportunities for Lithuanian...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Small and Medium-Sized Business in the European Union and Bulgaria

    Today the world is in a crucial moment of its history, which set the beginning of a period of uncertainty and great instability. The achievements of mankind, the political, economic and social concepts were subjects to reassessment. In this key phase of development were specified the prospects of the national...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // May 2012

    New Management Models Based in Cloud-Computing

    This paper aims to widen the current state-of-the-art techniques of new management models. In recent years, the appearance of new web 2.0 tools, the exponential increase in open-source, remote collaboration software solutions, and the new social and labour paradigms, make necessary a deep review of the traditional management models. It...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // May 2009

    Business Rules Based Agile ERP Systems Development

    Business rules are relatively new addition in the field of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, which are kind of business information systems, development. Recently some relevant enhancements of existing business information systems engineering methods were introduced, although there are still open issues of how business rules may be used and...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    An Open Issues in Business Rules - Based Information System Development

    All rules are not usually elicited from business system, sometimes they are damaged during transformation from business level to program system or implementation level in information system development process. Hence, in this paper, the authors propose an idea how to improve the process of creating the correct set of business...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    A Systematic Review of Methods for Business Knowledge Extraction from Existing Software Systems

    Software maintenance and evolution are integral parts of software life cycle. Software maintenance and evolutions often result in large cost overruns and delayed delivery of required changes or improvements. As numerous studies have shown, adopting software to meet ever-changing business needs constitutes a major part of the software maintenance cost....

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Sep 2007

    Application of Business Rules for Data Validation

    There are many tools suitable to model systems and to generate software code from system models, but these tools do not support data validation. Available data validation tools are domain specific and require manual definition of data validation rules. Thus, the lack of the tool supporting both system modeling and...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Aug 2007

    Business Rule Based Configuration Management and Software System Implementation Using Decision Tables

    Business systems are functioning according to business rules in specific business domain. Deployment and customization of the software in different information systems of separate organizations challenge large requirement conformity, project and specification management, design and architecture complexity, code integration, compatibility and interoperability issues, frequently causing the need of reengineering through...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Botnet Propagation Via Public Websited Detection Algorithm

    The networks of compromised and remotely controlled computers (bots) are widely used in many Internet fraudulent activities, especially in the distributed denial of service attacks. Brute force gives enormous power to bot masters and makes botnet traffic visible; therefore, some countermeasures might be applied at early stages. The authors' study...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Security Ontology for Adaptive Mapping of Security Standards

    Adoption of security standards has the capability of improving the security level in an organization as well as to provide additional benefits and possibilities to the organization. However, mapping of used standards has to be done when more than one security standard is employed in order to prevent redundant activities,...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla

  • White Papers // Jun 2008

    Cross-Culture Management: Worker In A Multicultural Environment

    The contribution is devoted to the issue of cross-culture management. This issue can be considered extremely topical, especially now, in the current period that is typical for a very quickly proceeding process of internationalization and globalization and thus continuous intensification of connections among members of various national cultures. Subsequently, factors...

    Provided By Vilniaus Universiteto Leidykla