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Information technology adoption among selected SMI owners in Malaysia: Implication to training


Hashim, Junaidah (2006) Information technology adoption among selected SMI owners in Malaysia: Implication to training. In: Knowledge Management International Conference and Exhibition 2006 (KMICE 2006), 6-8 June 2006, The Legend Hotel Kuala Lumpur.

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Abstract

This paper examines the extent of Information Technology (IT) skill, usage and adoption among Small and Medium Industries (SMIs) owners in Malaysia.It also identifies the innovation characteristics and adopters categories among the SMI owners.There are 383 SMI owners participated in this study.The findings show that the IT skills possessed by the SMI owners in Malaysia are poor; the usage of IT is low and the adoption of IT is slow and late.The implications of the study are discussed.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN 983-3282-90-3 Organized by: Faculty of Information Technology, UUM
Uncontrolled Keywords: Information technology, SMIs, Technology adoption, Internet
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 24 Aug 2014 01:16
Last Modified: 24 Aug 2014 01:16
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/11480

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