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The Art of M&A Integration 2nd Ed: A Guide to Merg&hellip by Alexandra Reed Lajoux
I used this book for a master thesis I was writing. The book seemed to be pretty good. But for my use, it would have been better to have a book written in a more "academic" way...
Business Information Systems: Technology, Developm&hellip by Paul Bocij
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Although it is the 2008 version of the book, there are lots of things inside the book which are not up-to-date...

Examples:
- Many illustrations show hardware from the late 90ies
- Illustration on p.67 shows a desktop PC with "3 1/2 Floppy disk drive" and "Expansion bay for tape drives"
- The book uses 5 paragraphs describing PDAs, and only one sentence describing smartphones (p.72-73).
- Illustration on p.76 shows a ball mouse, not a laser mouse.
- Even the illustration on the front page shows an old iBook that has not been sold since early 2006.
- Pages 69-70 talk about "mainframe computers", "IBM-compatible" and "minicomputer". I'm not an expert,… Read more