Aims and scope
Journal of Information Science & Technology Research and Development is an international refereed journal publishes quarterly online open access by KMF. The Journal aims to be the forum through which researchers, faculties, graduate students and experts of the computer and information technology and others technological related fields share and discuss their high quality research work as well as innovation. Original research articles, practical applications and innovations in the broad area of computer and information technology are suitable for publication. Original, previously-unpublished research, development, and review articles are solicited on the following topics including but not limited to:
Soft Computing: Artificial Intelligence, Fuzzy and Neural Computing, Genetic Algorithms, Intelligent Agents, Neural Networks, Natural Language Processing, Robotics and Automation, Image Processing.
Human-Computer Interaction: Graphical User Interfaces, Multimedia, Interactive Systems, Computer-Supported Cooperative Work, Human Cognitive Skills, Visualization, and Computer Simulation
Information Assurance and Security: Cryptography, Forensics and Incident Response, Biometrics, Security Policies and Procedures
Information Systems: Databases, Information Retrieval, Transaction Processing, Distributed and Object Databases, Data Warehousing, Knowledge Management, Expert Systems, Multimedia Information Systems, Digital Libraries, Geographical Information Systems
Networking: Advanced Computer Networks, Internet Technology and Applications, Distributed Systems, Wireless and Mobile Computing, Data Compression, Network Security, Enterprise Networking, Digital Communications
Programming: Object-Oriented Programming, Event-Driven Programming, Functional Programming, Logic Programming, XML and other Extensible Languages, Parallel Programming
Platform Technologies: Advanced Computer Architecture, Parallel Architectures, Cluster / Grid Computing, RFID, Embedded Systems
System Integration and Architecture: Software Acquisition and Implementation, System Needs Assessment, Software Economics, Enterprise Systems, Computing Economics
Social and Professional Issues: Professional Practice, Social Context of Computing, Computers Ethics, IT Law, Intellectual Property, Privacy and Civil Rights
Web Systems and Technologies: Programming for the WWW, E-commerce, E-Learning, Content Management Systems, E-Government and E-Service
Multidisciplinary: Bioinformatics, Biomedical Information Systems, Nano Technology
e-Business and m-Business: e-Business Process Aspects, Intelligent e-Business System, m-Business, e-Supply Chain Management & e-Logistics, e-Customer Relationship Management, e-Negotiation, e-Payment, e-Business Design and Developments
Business and Information System: Information management for business applications, Enterprise systems and architecture, Business systems infrastructure design for information integration, Service-oriented architecture, Service-component architecture
Social and Business Aspects of Convergence IT and Ubiquitous Computing: Economics of emerging technologies, Home and community computing, Economic and social complexities in CIT and UC, New forms of media and communications.
Internet of Things (IoT): IoT system architecture, IoT enabling technologies, IoT communication and networking protocols such as network coding, and IoT services and applications, IoT services, applications, and test-beds such as IoT service middleware, IoT application programming interface (API), IoT application design, and IoT trials/experiments; IoT standardization activities and technology development in different standard development organizations (SDO).
Cloud Computing: Auditing, monitoring, scheduling, resource registration/discovery, Automatic reconfiguration, self healing/monitoring, Autonomic, high-performance, utility, P2P computing, Cloud architecture/modelling, services, Consistency models, fault tolerance/reliability, Data grid, semantic web, web services, hardware/software as a service, Innovations in IP (esp. open source) systems, IT service/relationship management, security, risk, trustworthiness, privacy, Load balancing, optimal deployment configuration, Mainframe/large systems integration, programming models, Middleware frameworks, virtualization, Power-aware profiling, modelling, optimization, Scalable fault resilience techniques, Scalable scheduling on heterogeneous architectures, Service level agreements, integration, management.
Fintech and blockchain: Development of Blockchain Security Enhancement Technologies, Platform Technology that Supports Safe Transactions, Financial and Economic Structures, Blockchain’s Impacts on Workstyles, Integrating Finance with Technology, Familiar Financial Services, a Variety of Fintech Services, Fast Fintech for Smartphone Application Service Platform.
KMF Publication Ethics Statement
Journal of Information Science & Technology Research and Development is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics. KMF takes the responsibility to enforce a rigorous peer-review together with strict ethical policies and standards to ensure to add high quality scientific works to the field of scholarly publication. Unfortunately, cases of plagiarism, data falsification, inappropriate authorship credit, and the like, do arise. KMF takes such publishing ethics issues very seriously and our editors are trained to proceed in such cases with a zero tolerance policy. To verify the originality of content submitted to our journals, we use latest software to check submissions against previous publications.
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Copyright / Open Access
Articles published in Journal of Information Science & Technology Research and Development will be Open-Access articles distributed under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution Law. The copyright is retained by the author(s). KMF will insert the following note at the end of the published text:
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