Atia Bano Memon

Work place: Department of Computer Science at the University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany



Research Interests: Social Computing, Social Information Systems


Atia Bano Memon is a Lecturer in Department of Computer Science at the University of Sindh, Pakistan and currently pursuing her PhD studies in Business Information Systems at the University of Leipzig, Germany with a foreign PhD scholarship from Higher Education Commission of Pakistan. She earned her degree of Master in Information Technology with distinction from University of Sindh in 2007. Her research interests include IT-supported service innovation, collaborative innovation, online innovation and collaboration platforms, and social media integration for business applications.

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Why We Need Dedicated Web-based Collaboration Platforms for Inter-organizational Connectivity? A Research Synthesis

By Atia Bano Memon Kyrill Meyer

DOI:, Pub. Date: 8 Nov. 2017

This paper examines the potential of existing web-based collaboration services in supporting the inter-organizational connectivity throughout the collaboration process. In doing so, the paper initially presents a brief overview and a hierarchical classification with respect to the degree and complexity of service integration of existing collaboration services which are applicable in inter-organizational settings. Successively, their shortcomings in supporting the process of inter-organizational collaboration are herein determined and discussed. As a conclusion, the paper elucidates the rational and need for designing the dedicated web-based collaboration platforms for facilitating the inter-organizational connectivity within a particular business sector.

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