The triple-edged sword of COVID-19: understanding the use of digital technologies and the impact of productive, disruptive, and destructive nature of the pandemic

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Abstract

This opinion paper presents some observations on underlying complexities impacting organizations and societies due to Covid-19, and significant increase in the use of advanced IS/IT. Through the lens of current pandemic – the impact of Covid-19 and use of advanced IS/IT in avoiding loss of productivity, disruption in business operations and destruction as a whole, is studied. These observations offer timely insights on several topics, identifying key issues and recommendations for research and practice.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)310-317
Number of pages8
JournalInformation Systems Management
Volume37
Issue number4
Early online date12 Sep 2020
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2020

Keywords

  • Digital Transformation
  • digitalization
  • digitization
  • disruptive Technologies
  • information Systems
  • information Technology
  • private
  • public & third sector

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Information Systems
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Library and Information Sciences

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